Basiyr D. Rodney

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Associate Professor School of Education Department of Teacher Education St. Louis Main Campus, Missouri desmondrodney62@webster.edu Office: (314) 246-8718
St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Bio/Research

Dr. Rodney is the Chair of the Department of Teacher Education and is an Associate Professor in Education. His work involves preparing K-12 teachers and learning design professionals who are committed to democratic and socially just learning approaches that are powered by innovation and technolo...

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Bio/Research

Dr. Rodney is the Chair of the Department of Teacher Education and is an Associate Professor in Education. His work involves preparing K-12 teachers and learning design professionals who are committed to democratic and socially just learning approaches that are powered by innovation and technology. Dr. Rodney teaches courses in technology education, social foundations and innovative practices. His research focuses on emerging technologies, new learning and design approaches as well as collaborative meaningful learning with technology. He has also developed software applications for teacher evaluations and developed learning games for Teacher Candidates.

Rodney holds degrees in History and Government from the University of the West Indies at Mona Jamaica. And degrees in Education Technology and Curriculum from Florida Atlantic University. He continues to write and comment on the history of the Caribbean, American History, African Slavery in the Atlantic World, International Politics and American Education history and policy. His publications have appeared in the Journal of the Philosophy and History of Education (JOPHE), and Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes.

Dr. Rodney has taught teachers in multiple countries across the spectrum of K-12 education. He is a board member of The Soulard School, Connected Learning and The Alliance for Interracial Dignity in Webster Groves Missouri. He is also a board member of the Webster Center for Creativity and Innovation in Geneva. Basiyr also serves as President of the Pan African Ahmadiyya Muslim Association USA.


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