Ellen Soden
 
Associate Professor
emsoden@liberty.edu

Contact Information
Ellen Soden
School of Education
Liberty University
1971 University Drive
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
• office TE 105
• phone (434)-582-2502
• fax (434)-582-2468
• email emsoden@liberty.edu


Current Vitae:

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
B.M.E. 1963, Fort Wayne Bible College
M.S. 1967, Indiana University
Additional graduate work - 60+ hours, University of Virginia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
1962-1963 Allen County Schools
» Music Teacher

1963-1967 Allen County Schools
» Music/Art Teacher

1965-1975 Fort Wayne Bible College
» Music/Art Teacher

1975-present Liberty University
» Associate Professor of Education
FACULTY LOAD (FALL ’02)
» 2 hours credit, EDUC 322, Social Studies Methods
» 2 hours credit, EDUC 324, Science Methods
» 6 hours credit, EDUC 126, Education Practicum (computer)
» 2 hours credit, EDUC 450, Student Teacher Seminar
CONFERENCES ATTENDED
National Teacher Training Institute, James Madison University, April 1995

Conference On Pre-Student Teaching Placement, James Madison University, March 1996 

Technology in the Classroom, Macon, GA, APril 1996
 
Management Seminar, Las Vegas, NV, April 1997 

Teacher Retention, VA Department of Education, Richmond, VA, March 2002

Integration of Technology in Teacher Education Workshop, Williamsburg, VA, August 2002 

Challenge for Academic Excellence in the 21st Century, Williamsburg, VA, August 2002

CROSS-CULTURAL EXPERIENCE
English teacher in Hiroshima, Japan, with T.E.A.M., June/July, 1990
RESEARCH
Consultations with 2 computer specialists regarding creation of web pages, hardware

Reviewed 3 textbooks for science curriculum hnology 

Reviewed 4 textbooks for computer tech

Reviewed 1 textbook for new teachers