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Liston, Dan

Professor Emerita/Emeritus


Research Areas research areas



  • curriculum theory, teacher education, contemplative approaches to teaching, philosophy of education, moral and values education


selected publications


courses taught

  • EDUC 5065 - Curriculum Theories
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Examines four central curricular traditions: progressive; conservative; radical; and spiritual. Highlights the strengths and weaknesses of various writers within each tradition with attention paid to the conceptual features and the practical implications of each educational view. Encourages students to examine their own educational assumptions.
  • GRTE 5010 - Graduate Humanities for Teachers
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Summer 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Summer 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Summer 2021 / Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 / Summer 2022
    Addresses special topics in arts and humanities with an emphasis on building conceptual understanding of content and enhancing teacher's practice in teaching this content.


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