Dr. Jan Carpenter, education department chair, presented at the Association for Middle Level Education Conference in November 2012.
Department of Education
M.Ed., Grand Canyon University
BS, Auburn University
Teaching Strategies in the Content Area: Art
Linda is a well-respected and nationally recognized art educator in the West Linn-Wilsonville School District. She serves on the board for both the Oregon Art Education Association as well as the National Art Education Association. She is an exhibiting artist in both juried and invitational shows.
Linda's passion for middle school learners continues to drive her and challenge her to find as many effective and meaningful ways for art to be a vehicle for students to understand their own development and life experience as well as a significant understanding of the value of art in everyone's life.