Social Studies Education Faculty
Faculty members in Franks School of Education are experienced educators. All have been involved in many positions during their public school careers, and offer you insights based on these experiences. They are knowledgeable and caring educators.
Director of The Center for Montessori Education at Trine University
B.S. - University of Texas at Arlington
M.S. - University of Texas at Arlington
Early Childhood (3-6) AMS Credential - Montessori Teacher Academy at Edison Lakes
Montessori Foundation Leadership Institue - Clearwater
Philip G. Downs, Ph.D.
Director of Education Graduate Programs and Accreditation
B.A. - Indiana University
B.S. - Indiana University
M.S. - Indiana University
Ph.D. - Purdue University
Amy Heavin, Ph.D.
Director of Transition to Teaching Program
B.M.A. - DePauw University
M.Ed. - Indiana State University
Ph.D. - Indiana State University
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