B.A. Ithaca College, History
M.A. Long Island University, History/Education
M.Ed. University of Vermont, Special Education
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana, Educational Policy Studies
Contact and Office Hours
Office: Union Building, Third Floor
Office Hours (Fall 2013): By Appointment
MDS 291: Narratives of African American Experience
SO 291: Special Topics: Telling Disability Stories
Academic, Teaching, and Professional Interests
In Progress: The Leadership of Hope: Building Community Through Discussion, Deliberation, and Democracy
Interests: Leadership for Social Justice, History of Education, Democratic Educational Practices, Teacher Narratives
Selected Presentations, Grants, and Publications
Preskill, S. and Brookfield, S. (2009). Learning as a way of leading: Lessons from the struggle for social justice. San Francisco. Jossey-Bass.
Brookfield, S. and Preskill, S. (2005). Discussion as a way of teaching: Tools and techniques for democratic classrooms, Second Edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Preskill, S. and Jacobvitz, R.S. (2001). Stories of teaching: A foundation for educational renewal. Columbus, OH: Merrill/Prentice Hall.
Selected Awards, Honors, and Service
- MLK Agent of Change Award Wagner College, 2011
- Advisor Recognition Award, Wagner, 2010