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Meet Your Faculty and Directors

All programs in the School of Education at Edgewood College are offered within the context of a liberal arts educational framework and in keeping with the Dominican values of truth, compassion, justice, partnership and community. We invite you to learn about our faculty and directors here and, better yet, to contact them if you have questions or wish to get to know them.

Dean

Timothy Slekar

Mar 6, 2020, 13:09 PM
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Timothy D. Slekar is the Dean of the School of Education. He began his career in education as a second grade teacher in Williamsburg, VA and later taught fifth grade in York, PA. He attended the University of Maryland at College Park where he earned his Ph. D. in social studies education. During his studies, Dr. Slekar worked with seventh and eighth grade teachers in the city of Baltimore. He has published his research in some of the top educational research journals including Teacher Education Quarterly, Theory and Research in Social Education, and the Journal of Thought. Prior to coming Edgewood College, Dr. Slekar was at Pennsylvania State Altoona for ten years where he was responsible for building an elementary education program and leading the Division of Education, Human Development and Social Sciences. His wife, Michelle, is the CEO of the Slekar household. She and he are the parents of Luke and Lacey.

 

Associate Deans, Directors, and Faculty Members

Timothy Slekar

Mar 6, 2020, 13:09 PM
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Timothy D. Slekar is the Dean of the School of Education. He began his career in education as a second grade teacher in Williamsburg, VA and later taught fifth grade in York, PA. He attended the University of Maryland at College Park where he earned his Ph. D. in social studies education. During his studies, Dr. Slekar worked with seventh and eighth grade teachers in the city of Baltimore. He has published his research in some of the top educational research journals including Teacher Education Quarterly, Theory and Research in Social Education, and the Journal of Thought. Prior to coming Edgewood College, Dr. Slekar was at Pennsylvania State Altoona for ten years where he was responsible for building an elementary education program and leading the Division of Education, Human Development and Social Sciences. His wife, Michelle, is the CEO of the Slekar household. She and he are the parents of Luke and Lacey.