College of Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Lecturer, Community Partnership Coordinator
Campus Locations: University of Idaho, Coeur d' Alene, Harbor Center
With UI Since 2011
Ed.D in progress, Educational Leadership, University of Idaho
MA.Ed. School Administration, 2001 Western Washington University
BAE English, 1995, Western Washington University
Washington State Certification: Elementary K-8, English 4-12, ECE, Principal K-12
Teacher Education, University Partnerships, Mathematics Education
Kris has been in education for 18 years, having taught grades K-6, served as a mathematics instructional coach and elementary assistant administrator. She has been a professional developer for the past ten years in Mathematics Education working with teachers and administrators at the district, regional and state level to improve instructional practices and student achievement.
Kris currently teaches methods courses for pre-service teachers in Coeur d’Alene, provides support in field experiences and works with local schools to enhance partnerships for the purposes of increased professional development for all.
She is currently completing her doctorate in Educational Leadership at the University of Idaho.
- Idaho Mentor Nework, Institute of Higher Ed. Partner, Idaho State 2011-2012 Participant in Northern Idaho receiving Mentoring training through the New Teacher Center, Santa Cruz, for the purposes of providing support to local districts
- Intermountain Center for Educational Effectiveness, Consulting Faculty for Northern Idaho in Total Instructional Alignment and Integration of the Common Core Standards 2012