Shari Saunders is a professor of clinical practice in Educational Studies. She teaches in the Secondary Master of Arts with Certification (MAC) program. Her interests are in teacher education, transformative education toward social justice, social-emotional learning and trauma-informed practice. She received her PhD from the University of Virginia.
Teaching and Learning
Introduces students to current theory and research in the processes of learning and teaching in schools. Focuses primarily on educational psychology; emphasis placed on urban education and diversity. This course is closely tied to EDUC 650, which entails an internship in schools in an urban area.