Professional Bio

Degrees

  • Master of Arts: Curriculum & Instruction, United States International University, San Diego CA/ London UK
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honor: Elementary Education, University of Wyoming, Laramie WY

Academic & Professional Experience

Assistant Professor/Program Coordinator

UG Elementary Teacher Licensure Programs (Elementary/Elementary/Special Education)                   

  • Curriculum writing/revision for all UG 400 level courses
  • Organize/Develop Curriculum/Course maintenance schedule to ensure accurate information in every course, every term
  • Interview potential UG Teacher Education Candidates
  • Ensure CDE standards alignment is updated in every course

Field Placement Coordinator/Student Teaching Supervisor- Office of Clinical Practice

  • Assists with field placement for Student Teacher candidates in specific schools/districts
  • Provide support, coaching and interventions for Teacher Education
  • Candidates in Student Teaching semester
  • Candidates that need extra support
  • Participates in remediation/growth plans for Teacher Education
  • Observations/Rubric evaluation midterm/final
  • Final evaluation of Teacher Candidate Unit Plan-Taskstream
  • Weekly team meetings for the Office of Clinical Practice to discuss new student orientation, test preparation, field placement database updates and best practices for field observation/support.

  

Public Teaching Experience-1987-2001

  • Co-Teacher, Elementary, 1st-4th grade, Clyde Miller Elementary, Aurora CO
  • Classroom Teacher, Elementary, 1st grade, Chapman Hill Elementary, Salem OR
  • Classroom Teacher, Elementary, 1/2 split Bilingual, Libby Elementary, Oceanside CA
  • Classroom Teacher, Elementary, K/1 split Bilingual, Winchester Elementary, Winchester CA

Research & Scholarship

Invited Presentations & Seminars

Learning & Technology Fair- Regis University

Humphrey, P., & Giacomini, J (2017 March)

Maher, P. A., Humphrey, P., & Giacomini, J. (2015, March). How to Use Feedback to Keep Your Courses Current EVERY Term. Poster session presented at the 5th Annual Regis University Learning Technology Fair, Denver, CO.

Maher, P. A., Humphrey, P., & Giacomini, J. (2015, March). Investigating How to Improve Courses by Collecting Student Feedback Using Desire2Learn (D2L). Poster session presented at the 5th Annual Regis University Learning Technology Fair, Denver, CO.

SITE Conference Proposal/Presenter, Las Vegas, NV- Creating a New Online Standards-Based Elementary Education Program: A Collaborative Effort between School of Education Leadership, Faculty and Instructional Designers

SITE Conference Proposal/Presenter, Jacksonville, FL- Creating a New Online Standards-Based Elementary Education Program: A Collaborative Effort between School of Education Leadership and Faculty in the Curriculum Mapping Process.

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Baldwin, E.  & Humphrey, P. (2015, March). Creating Online Course Shells for Teacher

Education Courses: Strategies and Methods for Success.  Society for Information Technology &

 Teacher Education (SITE) Conference, Las Vegas, NV

Baldwin, E.  & Humphrey, P. (2014, March). Creating a New Online Standards-Based Elementary Education Program: A Collaborative Effort between School of Education Leadership, Faculty and Instructional Designers. Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education (SITE) Conference, Las Vegas, NV.


Awards & Recognition

Fifteen Year Service Award- Regis University

School of Education Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award

Nominated and awarded by Dean of Education, Dr. Janna Oakes

Excellence in Advising Award

Nominated and awarded by Dean of Education, Dr. Suzanne Perry


Community Involvement & Service

INVOLVEMENT

Serve as voting member of new Academic Council for College for Contemporary Liberal Arts (CCLS)

Field Placement Coordinator/Student Teaching Supervisor- Office of Clinical Practice

Serve as Chair of School of Education Academic Council

  • Serve as a representing member on the Core Curriculum Task Force
  • Conducted interviews with new students and enhanced developmental advising of students with monthly communication                    
  • Develop and enhance working relationships with community colleges by:
    • Updating transfer guides
    • Visiting specific community colleges to educate faculty and students about our programs
    • Communication with community college chairs once a semester
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Chair of School of Education (SEC) Academic Council

Attendance at University College of Professional Studies (CPS)

Academic Council as Education representative

Attendance at CPS-wide Open House events for recruitment of new students

Search Committee Member- Graduate Elementary Education

Search Committee Member- Adult Learning

Search Committee Member-Boettcher Teacher Leader

Teacher Education Chair

UNIVERSITY COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

CCLS Academic Council Member

CCLS Task Force Member-Core and Credit Committee

CPS Academic Council Chair

UG Admissions Representative/Liaison

CPS Restructuring team under Academic Dean Marcel Dumestre

CPS Advisory Council – Teacher Education representative


COMMUNITY SERVICE

Volunteer for Project Homeless Connect-Yearly

Elbert County Clothing Drive

Elbert County Archery-Volunteer     

Booster Club member- EHS Gymnastics

Booster Club president- EHS Boy’s Golf