Elana Joram, Ph.D.

Professor & Coordinator, Professional Development for Teachers Program (on-line)
(319) 273-7283
Areas of Expertise: 

Cognitive Processes in Learning
Mathematics Education
Preservice and Practicing Teachers' Personal Epistemologies
Health Numeracy/Literacy
Creativity

Courses Taught: 

Learning and Instruction in Classroom Contexts
Foundations of Instructional Psychology
Educational Research

Research Interests: 

Enhancing Health Numeracy/Health Literacy
Health Numeracy and Nutrition
Preservice and Practicing Teachers' Personal Epistemologies
Personal Epistemologies and Beliefs about Assessment
Creativity

Professional Affiliations: 

American Educational Research Association
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
American Public Health Association
International Society of the Learning Sciences
Iowa Public Health Association

Education: 

Ph.D., 1991, University of Toronto