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Laura Jewett, Ph.D.

Laura Jewett, Ph.D. 

Laura Jewett, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Teaching, Learning,
and Innovation



Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Curriculum Studies
M.S., Oklahoma State University, Curriculum and Instructional Leadership
B.A., English


Laura Jewett, Ph.D.

Teaching Interest:

Curriculum theory, curriculum studies, multicultural education, anthropology of education, qualitative research


EDBI 4608 Student Teaching Early Childhood-6 Bilingual
EDCI 4324 Designing Instruction
EDCI 4325 Instruction and Assessment
EDCI 6300 Foundations of Research in Education 
EDCI 6331 The Curriculum in Secondary School 
EDCI 6334 Curriculum Development-Problems and Processes 
EDCI 7334 Curriculum Development ​
EDCI 8320 Advanced Curriculum
HIED 8383 Inclusion and Diversity 


Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Identity, culture, and curriculum; ethnography; auto ethnography​; civic ingenuity

Office Hours
Fall 2014

Monday: By Appointment 
Tuesday: 10:00am-12:00pm 
Wednesday: 4:00pm-6:00pm 
 Thursday: 10:00am-12:00pm 
Friday: By Appointment 
Office: MAIN  2.310


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