Dr. Jan Carpenter, education department chair, presented at the Association for Middle Level Education Conference in November 2012.
Department of Education
MS, Science Education, Oregon State University
BS, Oregon State University
Scientific Inquiry & Technology
Teaching Strategies in the Content Area: Science
Jerry taught chemistry and was science department chairman at West Linn High School for more than 20 years. He has conducted many science workshops and classes for all levels of K-12 teachers through the Math Learning Center and Portland State University.
In addition to teaching at Marylhurst, he has taught science education courses at the University of Portland and Lewis & Clark College. Jerry is a past president of the Oregon Science Teachers' Association and a member of the National Science Teachers' Association.