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Faculty Profile

Brooke Ann Whitworth

Teacher Education
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SCIENCE EDUCATION
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301 GUYTON HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5878
Joined UM: August 17, 2017

Areas of Expertise

  • CHEMISTRY EDUCATION
  • EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP
  • EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY
  • LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
  • PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY
  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
  • SCIENCE EDUCATION
  • SECONDARY EDUCATION
  • TEACHING METHODS
  • TEACHING STRATEGIES

Brief Bio

Brooke A. Whitworth is an Assistant Professor in Science Education at the Unive Mississippi. Dr. Whitworth's current research is focused on investigating the science coordinators, professional development models, and how teachers impleme geospatial technology in their classrooms. In the future, she hopes to investig leadership, differentiation, and the use of mindsets in the classroom. She serv assistant professor for three years at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff that, Dr. Whitworth worked for six years as a chemistry, physics teacher at the North Carolina school of the arts in Winston-Salem, NC and for three years as a physics, math teacher at Punahou School in Honolulu, HI.

Degrees

PHD
EDUCATION
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA/CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA (2014)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
Mississippi Excellence Teaching Program
UG Application Selection Committee