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Vinson Carter

Vinson Carter

Assistant Professor of STEM Education

College of Education and Health Professions

(CIED)-Curriculum & Instruction

Phone: 479-575-3076

Fax: (479) 575-2396

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  • Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Curriculum and Instruction, 2013
  • M.A.T., University of Arkansas, Vocational Education, 2003
  • B.S., University of Arkansas, Industrial Technology Education, 2002 

(For full listing see attached CV above)

Publications

  • Smith, E., Kindall, H. D., Carter, V., &Beachner, M. (under review).   Impact of adopt-a-classroom partnerships between K-12 and University Faculty. School Community Journal.
  • Beachner, M., Carter, V., Daugherty, M. K., Orr, B., & Moore, C. (under review).  The impact of elementary school garden clubs: Influencing student attitudes of fruit and vegetable consumption.  Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.

Grant Writing

  • 2013       Co-PI, Real STEM, $748,785 National Science Foundation, (This project was not funded, but we intend to resubmit.)

Professional Presentations

  • 2014       Best Practices in the Inclusion Classroom (Authors: Betsy Orr, Sadie Aronson, Vinson Carter, Maggie McGriff) Ireland International Conference on Education Dublin Ireland
  • 2014       “Ideal Characteristics of Technology and Engineering Teachers”, International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) Conference, Orlando, FL

 

 

2013 – Pres.          Assistant Professor of STEM Education, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2009 - 2013          Clinical Instructor of Technology Education, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2008 - 2009          Visiting Instructor of Technology Education, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2011 – Pres.          Curriculum Writer, Preparation for Tomorrow –Innovations in Science and Technology, Arkansas Department of Career Education (ACE) and Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)

2003 – 2008         Teacher, Technology and Engineering Education, Springdale High School, Springdale, AR

  • 2014                       Arkansas Technology and Engineering Educators (ATEE) Educator of the Year
  • 2012– Pres.           Executive Board of Directors, International STEM Education Association (ISEA
  • 2011 – 2014         President, Engineering and Technology Education Division of the Arkansas Association for Career and Technical Education (AR-ACTE)
  • 2011 – Pres.          International Technology and Engineering Educators Association's (ITEEA) Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal Review Board Member         
  • 2010                       International Technology and Engineering Educators Association's (ITEEA) Council on Technology Teacher Education (CTTE) 21st Century Leadership Academy Associate            
  • 2010                       International Technology and Engineering Educators Association's (ITEEA) Outstanding Affiliate Representative
  • 2009                       Arkansas Association of Skilled and Technical Sciences (AASTS) Teacher of the Year
  • 2009                       International Technology Education Association (ITEA) Donald Maley Spirit of Excellence Outstanding Graduate Student Citation
  • 2009 – Pres.          International Technology Education Association (ITEA) Region 3 Affiliate Representative for Arkansas
  • 2009 – 2011         Arkansas Technology Student Association (TSA) State Director
  • 2008-Pres.             Advisor, University of Arkansas Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association (TEECA)
  • 2008-Pres.             International Technology and Engineering Educator's Association (ITEEA) Member
  • 2008-Pres.             Springdale High School Engineering Academy Advisory Council
  • 2008-Pres.             Springdale High School CTE/Teacher Preparation Advisory Council
  • 2008-Pres,             Fayetteville Public Schools CTE Advisory Council
  • 2008-Pres.             Farmington High School CTE Advisory Council
  • 2007 – 2014         Arkansas Association for Career and Technical Education (AR-ACTE) Executive Board of Directors
  • 2007 – 2010         President, Arkansas Association of Skilled and Technical Sciences (AASTS)
  • 2004                       Arkansas Trade and Industrial Education Association New Teacher of the Year
  • 2003 – 2007         Advisor, Arkansas B.E.S.T. (Boosting Engineering Science and Technology)
  • 2003 – 2006         Board of Directors, Arkansas Technical and Industrial Education Association (ATIEA)