ABERDEEN, S.D. – One professor in the Northern State University School of Education has been selected to present at a national conference, and another has successfully completed online training.
Dr. Kathie Courtney’s proposal to present at the 2012 Conference of the American School Health Association, or ASHA, has been accepted. Courtney’s presentation is titled “Infusing Multicultural Awareness Activities into Health Education.” The conference will be in San Antonio in October.
Courtney is associate professor and co-coordinator of health and physical education at NSU.
Dr. Alan Neville is officially a peer reviewer for MERLOT, or Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching. Neville successfully completed the online training (GRAPE camp, or Getting Reviewers Accustomed to the Process of Evaluation) and will be reviewing learning materials specific to teacher education.
Neville is an associate professor of education and chairman of elementary, secondary and special education at Northern.