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Susan G. Zwirn

Professor of Teaching, Learning and Technology


Degrees

EDD, 2002, Teachers Coll, Columbia Univ; MAT, 1974, Rhode Island Schl Design; BA, 1972, Clark Univ


Bio

Art Educator and Professional Artist

Teaching Interests

Art education methods, brain research and learning, creativity, art history for art teachers, art education curriclum, studio courses designed for art teachers, arts integrated curriculum

Research Interests

• Brain Research and Creativity Art Education and Interdisciplinary Curriculum Integration Research on the Brain and Learning • Early Childhood Art Education • The Marginalization of the Arts in American Education • Teacher/ Artist Role and Identity Issues . Art Education and Social Studies

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
CT 229 DEVL & LRN IN CHLDHOOD & ADOL Graduate
CT 238 CURRICULUM DESIGN IN ART EDU Graduate
CT 298A CURR & INST ART: ELEMENTARY Graduate
CT 298B CURR & INST ART: SECONDARY Graduate
CT 365 RES ON THE BRAIN & LEARNING Graduate
ELED 122 ART IN THE ELEM SCHL Undergraduate
ELED 212 ART IN THE CURRICULM Graduate
FDED 175A WORKSHOP: ART IN NYC Undergraduate
FDED 225 MUSEUM AS EDUCATOR Graduate
SED 113 THE TEACHING OF ART I Undergraduate
SED 213 ADOLESCENT DVLPMNT & LEARNING Graduate
SED 251 SPECIAL READINGS SEMINAR 1 Graduate
SED 277 DRAWING FOR TEACHERS Graduate
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