HomeTeacher CandidatesFall 2013Kathryn Harris | The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

 

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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Level: Senior

Certification Area:  EC-6 Generalist/4-8 Generalist

 

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I try to design my instruction and activities to touch on authentic human experiences. I have enjoyed creating lessons ranging everywhere from building chicken coops for early elementary to using LEGO® stop motions and nursery rhymes as platforms for history lessons in the middle grades. -- Kathryn Harris

Her depth of scholarly effort in content and pedagogical knowledge is superior. She shares her love of learning in such a way that inspires her classmates by her overall knowledge and her humility. Her lessons plans are complete with citations of outside sources, enrichment, modifications, accommodation and follow up possibilities. -- University Faculty

Kathy has a natural ability to think deeply and engage with the task at a level that raises the quality of the entire group’s discourse and functioning. Her lessons plans are replete with research-based practices, resources, modifications, enrichment, accommodations, and strategies. Kathy is a leader among her peers. -- University Faculty