UCO COVID-19 protocols remain in place for the spring 2021 semester. Masks are required on campus when around others.
Important resources: COVID-19 Testing | Report Exposure/Positive Test | On-Campus Vaccine Clinic | COVID-19 Vaccination Self-Reporting | Virtual services | COVID-19 website
Program Faculty & Staff
Teacher Education Services Staff
Mike Nelson, Assistant Dean/Director-Educator Preparation
Cindy Howard, Coordinator of Clinical Experiences
Kristy Farris, Coordinator of Teacher Certification
Jace Knox, Coordinator, Educator Preparation Assessment
Jan Anderson, Administrative Specialist
For more information about specific teacher education programs, please contact the appropriate program coordinator who can best provide current information about major coursework and initial preparation as a teacher.
Art Education – Oksun Lee, Ph.D.
Dance Education – Hui Poos
Early Childhood Education – Barb Carter, Ed.M.
Elementary Education – Keith Higa, Ph.D.
English Education (6-12) – Anastasia Wickham, Ph.D.
History Education (6-12) – Justin Olmstead, Ph.D.
Math Education (6-12) - Carol Lucas, Ph.D.
Modern Languages Education (K-12) - Teresa Moinette, Ph.D.
Music Education (Instrumental; K-12) – David Hanan, Ph.D.
Music Education (Vocal; K-12) – Angela McKenna
Physical Education (K-12) - Stephanie Canada-Phillips, Ph.D.
Science Education (6-12) - Elizabeth Allan, Ph.D.
Special Education (Mild/Moderate & Severe/Profound; K-12) - Terry Spigner, Ph.D.