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Teacher Education Council 2021-2022

Michael O'Malley, Dean, Education, Chair (T)
Maneka Brooks, Associate Dean, Academic Affairs & Educator Preparation and Associate Professor, Education, Vice-Chair (T)

Gwynne Ash, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Lori Assaf, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Melissa Bentley, Graduate Admissions Specialist, The Graduate College (R)
Glynda Betros, Senior Lecturer, Mathematics (R)
Glenna Billingsley, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Leticia Botello, Program Faculty, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Karl Boysen, Supervisor, Fine Arts and Communication, Academic Advising Center  (R)
Hunter Close, Associate Professor, Physics (R)
Laura Duhon, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Sandra Duke, Senior Lecturer, Family & Consumer Sciences (R)
Trace Etienne, Program Faculty, History (R)
Daphne Everman, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Shelly Forsythe, Assistant Chair and Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Jesse Gainer, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Kent Griffin, Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance (R)
Injeong Jo, Assistant Professor, Geography (R)
Tim Kinard, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Jeffry King, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Joya Konieczny, Supervisor, Education Academic Advising Center (R)
Lindy Kosmitis, Lecturer, Liberal Arts (R)
Minda Lopez, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Karen Meaney, Chair and Professor, Health and Human Performance (T)
Sherri Mora, Senior Lecturer, Political Science (R)
Doug Morrish, Dean, Agricultural Sciences (R)
Adetty PĂ©rez de Miles, Associate Professor, Art and Design (R)
Katie Peterson, Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Nihat Polat, Chair and Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (T)
Jen Porterfield, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Patricia Rocha, Director, Educator Preparation (T)
Vlasta Silhavy, Senior Lecturer, Theatre (R)
Ewa Siwak, Senior Lecturer, World Languages & Literatures (R)
Patrick Smith, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
Amanda Soto, Associate Professor, Music (R) 
Jim Van Overschelde, Director, Evaluation and Research and Faculty, Educator Preparation (T)
Nicole Wesley, Associate Professor, Dance (R)

Function:
Serves as a forum for discussion of teacher education matters on the campus and as an advisory internal body to the Dean of Education and the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs for various issues related to teacher education.