NSF-TRR

Developing Leadership and Support for Professional Learning Communities for Urban Science Teaching

A collaborative project of Michigan State University and the Lansing School District,
funded by the National Science Foundation.



PI-CRUST Project Staff

Co-Principal Investigators:       Dr. Gail Richmond
Associate Professor, Colleges of Education and Natural Science    
Michigan State University

Dr. R. Timothy Smith
Elementary Science Teacher Specialist    
Lansing School District

Lansing School District Curriculum Director:       Linda Angel-Weinberg
Director of Curriculum and Instructional Technology
Lansing School District
Lansing School District Professional Development Director:       Mara Lud
Professional Development Director & Moores Park Elementary School Principal
Lansing School District
PLC Science Study Group Facilitators:       Dr. Gail Richmond        [ PLC7 & PLC8 ]
Michigan State University
Dr. Christina Schwarz        [ PLC6 ]
Michigan State University
Dr. Deborah C. Smith        [ PLCK & PLC2 ]
Lansing School District
Dr. Edward L. Smith        [ PLC1 & PLC3 ]
Michigan State University
Dr. R. Timothy Smith        [ PLC4, PLC5, & PLCP ]
Lansing School District

PLC Documenters and
MSU Graduate Assistants  (2006-2007):      

Hui Jin      [ PLC7 & PLC8 ]   

MSU Teacher Education Graduate Assistant

Viola Manokore      [ PLC4 & PLC5 ]   

MSU Teacher Education Graduate Assistant

Han Han Thi      [ PLCK, PLC2, & PLC6 ]   

MSU Teacher Education Graduate Assistant

Josie Zesaguli      [ PLC1 & PLC3 ]   

MSU Teacher Education Visiting Assistant Professor

Project Secretary at MSU:      

Tena French

Michigan State University

Project Evaluator:       Dr. Theron Blakeslee
Ingham Intermediate School District    

 


 

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This page was last updated:   11/29/2006

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