Lee B Vartanian

Lee B. Vartanian

Associate Professor of Teacher Education, Director of Teaching Fellows Program, Elementary Education Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Old Dominion University (2004)
M.Ed., Old Dominion University (2001)
B.A., Auburn University (1997)

Phone: (864) 388-8433
E-mail: lvartanian@lander.edu


College: College of Education
Department: Department of Teacher Education


CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
EDUC-101 Careers in Teaching
EDUC-204 Instructional Techn_Teachers
EDUC-300 Children's Literature
EDUC-302 Educational Assessment
EDUC-309 Global lssues in Education
EDUC-327 Mathematics Pedagogy
EDUC-329 Clinical II - Elem Educ
EDUC-371 Comm. Enhancement through EYE
EDUC-371 Honor's Research
EDUC-461 Directed Teaching
EDUC-490 Internship
EDUC-623 Methods/Materials of Educ Res
EDUC-625 The Learner
EDUC-651 Linguistically/Culturally Dvrs
EDUC-656 Classroom Management
HP-112 International Issues in Educ
TFP-101 Student Development
TFP-102 Leadership Development
TFP-201 Teaching Fellows: SO Seminar I
TFP-202 Teaching Fellows: SO Seminar 2
TFP-301 Teaching Fellows: JR Seminar I
TFP-302 Teaching Fellows: JR Seminar 2
TFP-401 Teaching Fellows: SR Seminar I
TFP-402 Teaching Fellows: SR Seminar 2

ARTICLES - REFEREED
  • Real World Math: Recognizing Patterns in Nature in Teaching Children Mathematics. (2013)
ARTICLES - NON-REFEREED
  • What's the difference? in Teaching Children Mathematics. (2011)
PROCEEDINGS - Refereed (Full Paper)
  • New dance moves: Perspectives on integrating the arts into pre-service teacher training in South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium. (2011)
  • Telling Stories: A Path for 21st Century Problem Solving in South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium. (2010)

PRESENTATIONS
  • More PE, please! Purposeful Empathy in the Constructivist Classroom. Association of Constructivist Teaching. Charleston, South Carolina. (2014)
  • Let your fingers do the talking: Using twitter for edavocacy. South Carolina Induction Symposium. Columbia, South Carolina. (July, 2013)
  • Forecasting the Future for 21st Century Learners. 4th Rajamangala University of Technology International Conference. Bangkok, Thailand. (July, 2013)
  • Teach tweet repeat: Lending your digital voice to education advocacy. Upstate Teacher Cadet Conference. Gaffney, South Carolina. (March, 2013)
  • Spinning Stories and Making Meaning in the Common Core. SCCTM Fall Conference. Greenville, South Carolina. (2013)
  • The Art of Teaching through the Arts: Integrating Art into Teacher Education. Lander University In-Service Presentation. Greenwood, South Carolina. (February, 2012)
  • The Story in Your i's: Using Digital Storytelling to Enhance Math Instruction. Upstate Technology Conference. Greenville, South Carolina. (2012)
  • What Teaching in Guatemala Taught Me: Deepening Cultural Understandings and Personal Empathy Through Ecotourism. Fourth Annual Peace Studies Conference. Greenwood, South Carolina. (2012)
  • New dance moves: Perspectives on integrating the arts into pre-service teacher training. South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium. Spartanburg, South Carolina. (April, 2011)
  • The Lander University EYE program: Creating bridges to global understanding. 3rd Annual Peace Conference. Greenwood, South Carolina. (March, 2011)
  • Institutionalizing assessment of experiential education. Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Annual Meeting. Louisville, Kentucky. (December, 2010)
  • Web 2.0 tools: A roundtable dialogue regarding the design, production, and practical application of digital storytelling with students. Southeastern Regional Association of Teacher Educators. Nashville, Tennessee. (October, 2010)
  • A picture is worth a thousand word problems: Everyday problem-solving through digital storytelling. South Carolina Teachers of Mathematics Conference. Greenville, South Carolina. (October, 2010)
  • Fear not: Overcoming the invisible barrier for integrating the arts in teacher education. South Carolina Alliance for Arts Educators Conference. Columbia, South Carolina. (September, 2010)
  • Telling Stories: A Path for 21st Century Problem Solving. South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium. Spartanburg, South Carolina. (March, 2010)
  • So, the Other Day I Was ...: Storytelling as a Tool for NCTM Process Standard Integration. National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Meeting. Washington, District of Columbia. (April, 2009)
  • Training wheels: Integrating NCTM Process Standards through storytelling. SCCTM Fall Conference. Greenville, South Carolina. (2007)
CREATIVE WORKS & ACTIVITIES
  • The Flying V Show (Show). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2013.
  • American Language and Culture Studies Program (Performance). July, South Carolina, Greenwood 2013.
  • The Flying V Show (Show). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2012.
  • The Flying V Show (Show). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2011.
  • The Flying V Show (Show). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2010.
  • The Flying V Show (Show). , South Carolina, Greenwood 2009.
  • 101's: A guide to positive discipline (Performance). , Virginia, Norfolk 2008.