Karen Shade, M.A.
Assistant Professor, Computing, Software and Data Sciences
Office Phone: 951.552.8167 E-mail: email@example.com Office Location: The Point, 221 Office Hours: M 1:00-2:15pm, W 9-10:30am, 1:15-3:30pm, Th 10:30-1:45pm or by appointment
|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, Outreach pastor at Sandals Palm Ave Church, for 30+ years.
3 sons: Matthew, Andrew and Jacob and a wonderful daughter-in-law Nicole.
Hobbies include woodworking, 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