Hi, Pedagogue's first episode of 2020 is being released Thursday, 01/16!
Episode 14: Sharon Mitchler
In this episode, Sharon Mitchler talks about teaching at a rural community college in Washington, she shares approaches and practices for facilitating discussion in a diverse classroom, her research on Teaching for Transfer, and how teachers can work together across institutions.
Sharon Mitchler is a professor of English and Humanities at Centralia College. She has been in the classroom over 30 years, initially as a high school teacher. Later, she moved to community college classrooms, where she has taught for the last twenty four years. She currently teaches composition, literature, humanities surveys, film, and ethics. Her current research focuses on Teaching for Transfer. She presents regularly at TYCA regional conferences, The Washington Community College Association conference, the National TYCA conference and 4Cs. Her publications have appeared in Teaching English in the Two-Year College. She is a former national chair of the Two-Year College English Association (TYCA).
Excited for you all to hear it,