Debra Sandquist

Faculty and Administrator

Coordinator Teacher Education Field Placement and Admissions in Education

Deb has been involved in education for 30 years. She began her career in the state of Wyoming working as a teacher in a multi-aged, public primary school. After serving 10 years in the classroom setting and gaining a master of science degree in Elementary Education/Language Arts, she joined the Education Department at Gustavus from 1990 - 1997. She received a Specialist Degree in Administration and Educational Leadership and returned to the K - 12 public system for another 10 years as an administrator. She has taught graduate courses in the areas of Differentiation in the Elementary Classroom and Institutional Racism/Equity, and she consults school districts in the areas of teacher evaluation, school equity and International Baccalaureate curriculum.  She is a Minnesota Quality Award (Baldrige) Evaluator.  She returned to Gustavus in 2007 and enjoys working with undergraduate students and international program development in the Education Department.

Education

B.S. College of St. Theresa; M.S., Ed.S. Minnesota State University


Courses Taught

Current

EDU-392 (K-6 Elementary Directed Teaching), EDU-394 (Secondary Directed Teaching), and EDU-395 (K-12 Directed Teaching)

Past
Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
EDU-395K-12 Directed Teaching202014/JN, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2013/JN, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2012/JN, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2011/JN, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2010/JN, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, 2009/JN, 2008/FA, 2008/SP, 2008/JN, and 2007/FA
EDU-392K-6 Elementary Directed Teaching132013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, 2008/FA, 2008/SP, and 2007/FA
EDU-394Secondary Directed Teaching132013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, 2008/FA, 2008/SP, and 2007/FA
EDU-266Clinical Experiences in Education92013/FA, 2012/FA, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, 2008/FA, and 2008/SP
EDU-268Orientation to Teaching72014/JN, 2013/JN, 2012/JN, 2011/JN, 2010/JN, 2009/JN, and 2008/JN
EDU-396Middle Level Dir Tchng32014/JN, 2013/JN, and 2012/JN
EDU-399Seminar in Curriculum22010/SP and 2009/FA
EDU-355Chemistry Teaching Methods12010/FA
EDU-358Biology Methods12009/FA
EDU-510Diverse School/Commnty12008/SU
EDU-398Human Relations in Education12008/SP
EDU-390Student Needs12008/SP