Karen Shade, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor of Computing, Software and Data Sciences
Office Phone: 951-552-8646 E-mail: email@example.com Office Location: The Point, 221 Office Hours:
|Ed.D.||Curriculum and Instruction, specializing in Educational Technology||University of Texas Rio Grande Valley||In Progress|
|M.A.||Instructional Technology||California State University San Bernardino||2011|
|B.S.||Computing Science||Texas A&M University||1983|
CIS265 Information Systems Essentials
EGR121 Intro to Computer Programming with C++
EGR200 Elementary Programming I & II
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Maker faires and maker movement
Best instructional practices for teaching programming
Improving enrollment and retention rates in Computer Science
Riverside Community College, Associate Faculty
Research, Presentations, & Publications
Presented "Maker Faires as Postmodern Curriculum Events" at the Curriculum & Pedagogy Conference in Cleveland, OH - November 2015
Church Membership & Activities
Palm Baptist Church
Community Service & Involvement
Served as mentor for former foster youth through Inspire Life Skills, 2013-2015
Serve on Riverside's Code to Careers initiative
Interests & Hobbies
Married to Albert Shade, pastor of Palm Baptist Church, for 30 years.
3 sons: Matthew, Andrew and Jacob and a wonderful daughter-in-law Nicole.
Hobbies include bicycling, playing sudoku and home improvement projects.
May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing to you, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer. Psalm 19:14