"Innovation and Best Practices for Creating a
College Classroom in the High School"
Facilitator: Dr. Catherine Bryan, Interim CAPP Director
Dr. Tracy Slagter – College Transition
Tracy Slagter is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Her teaching interests include Comparative Politics, European Politics, and International Relations. She currently serves as the Interim Director of the University Studies Program, the new general education program at UW Oshkosh.
Dr. Jim Feldman – Course Infusion & Sustainability Across the Disciplines
Jim Feldman is an Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and History at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. His teaching and research interests include campus sustainability, American environmental history, and global environmental history. He currently serves as the Chancellor's Leadership Fellow for Sustainability.
Dr. Jennifer Considine – Difficult Dialogues in the Classroom
Jennifer Considine is an Associate Professor of Communications at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Her research explores the challenges of communication about emotion and spirituality in organizational settings. She has also published research on collaborative learning and pedagogical strategies for inclusive excellence. In addition to her research, Dr. Considine has 15 years of college teaching experience and has served in a consulting role for high school teachers and school district administrators working to improve communication.