Debbie Kinne Jackson (Dr. Jackson), EdD
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 Title: Chair & Professor
Director, STEMM Education Center
 Dept: Teacher Education
 Office: JH 304
 Phone: 216-687-5240
 Email: D.JACKSON1@csuohio.edu
 Web: http://www.csuohio.edu/cehs/te/department-teacher-edu
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 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. JH 304, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
STEM, STEM Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Beliefs, Teacher Practices, Pre-service Teachers' Experiences, Influence of Education on Teaching Practice, Computer Science Education
 
Education:
B.S., Education, Bowling Green State University, 1995
Ed.D., Curriculum & Instruction, University of Cincinnati, 2004
 
Brief Bio:
Dr. Debbie K. Jackson currently serves as the Department Chair of Teacher Education, the Faculty in Residence at MC2STEM High School and Professor in the College of Education and Human Services at Cleveland State University. Dr. Jackson taught chemistry, physics, and physical science in two different high schools before joining the faculty at CSU in 2004.   At Cleveland State University, teaching and partnerships are the focus of Dr. Jackson's efforts. Dr. Jackson has extensive experience in curriculum redesign within the teacher education programs and in STEM education. She teaches and supervises students in the Adolescent Young Adult Teacher Preparation Program for mathematics and science teachers. Dr. Jackson also is a co-principal investigator for several grants related to STEM education, teacher preparation, project-based instruction and computer science education.
 
Honors and Awards:
Women Living STEM Honoree, November 2019
Excellence in STEM Education Award, STEM CON, April 2018
CSU Distinguished Faculty Award, Service to the University, December 2017
Health Affinity Professionals Community Faculty of the Year, April 2016
Recipient, Merit Award, 2013, 2104, 2015, 2016, 2017
 
Teaching Areas:
STEM Education
Project based learning
Secondary Mathematics and Science Teacher Education
 
Professional Experience:
Faculty Fellow, MC2STEM High School, 2015-present

Co-Director, Metropolitan Cleveland Consortium for STEM, Regional Hub of the Ohio STEM Learning Network, 2012-present

Co-Director, Center for Innovation in STEM Education (CISE), 2012-present

Co-Director, Project CREATE, Curriculum Redesign Effort Advancing Teacher Education, 2012-present

Associate Director for Education and Training for the Cleveland State University Transportation Center, 2009-present
 
Research Grants:
FUNDED GRANTS ($18,095,247)

FEDERAL GRANTS ($14,096,598)

Andrei, E., Banks, T., Jackson, D., & Gonzalez, J. (2021). Project ELEVATE. US Department of Education, National Professional Development Grant (funded - $2,979,295).
Jackson, D., Harper, B., Yu, C. (2020-2024). Cleveland Tech Talent Pipeline, Funded by the National Science Foundation, $1,999,998.
Jackson, D., Sridhar, N., & Morrison, J. (2019-2021). EAGER: Composing pathways for collaboration between computer science researchers and practitioners (CompPath). Funded by the National Science Foundation CISE Education and Workforce. $299,967.
Jackson, D., Sridhar, N., Harper, B. (2017-2021). Understanding equity and access in a CSforAll implementation. Funded by the National Science Foundation, $999,981
Sridhar, N., Jackson, D., Misra, S., & Hamlen, K. (2013-2016). Computing in Secondary Schools. Funded by the National Science Foundation, Computer Education for the 21st Century. $1,000,000
Sorreno, L., Scarcella, C., & Jackson, D. (2012-2013). Transportation management pathways at Max S. Hayes High School. Funded by the Garrett Morgan Technology and Transportation Education Program. $408,195
Gold, L., Duffy, S., Sridhar, N., Jackson, D., & Scott, J. (2012-2016). University Scholars in STEM. Funded by the National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S-STEM), $600,000
Holcomb, J., Duffy, S., Resnick, A., & Jackson, D. (2012-2017). Mathematics achievement as a STEP for STEM success (MAS3). Funded by the National Science Foundation Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP). $975,186
Goodell, J., Jackson, D., Corrigan, D., Sridhar, N., & Holcomb, J. (2011-2016). MUST STEM Fellows. Funded by the National Science Foundation Noyce Teacher Scholarships, $1,199,999
Goodell, J., Jackson, D., Kaufman, M., & Lupton, G. (2009-2014). CSUteach: Preparing a New Generation of Noyce Scholars. Funded by the National Science Foundation Noyce Teacher Scholarships, $1,400,000
Goodell, J., Jackson, D., Kaufman, M., & Lupton, G. (2009-2014). Teacher Preparation Reform Consortium. Submitted as one of four universities with the UTeach Institute to the Department of Education, Teacher Quality Grants Program. $2,000,000
Pardee, S., Jackson, D., & Duffy, S. (2011-2012). Elementary flow at Boulevard: Seeding inquiry into engineering. Funded by the Garrett Morgan Technology and Transportation Education Program, $233,977