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Karen Dunlap 


Associate Professor 


Teacher Education 



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Description of research activities: Dr. Dunlap's professional interests lie in researching development of 21st century teacher leaders, teacher professional development and teacher identity formation.  More specifically, she is looking at interrelationships between teacher development theory and effective practice, especially in the areas of teacher professional development and 21st century instructional design and implementation.  Another research topic of interest is teacher identity formation and the role that plays in effective instructional delivery.  One final area includes the relationship between technological integration its impact on student achievement.

Keywords: Teacher leader, Teacher professional development, Teacher identity formation, Technology in the classroom, Effective 21st century instructional practices

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