Kim L. Creasy
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, Colorado 80639
Office: (970) 351-1871
Dr. Creasy is in his sixth year as a faculty member of the Elementary Education/Early Childhood Department at Slippery Rock University. His teachingencompasses elementary social studies methods, social and cultural studies in early childhood, a seminar for first-year students and supervision of teacher candidates in their field experience and student teaching placements.
Prior to joining the university faculty, Dr. Creasy taught for 26 years in the Pennsylvania public school system. He was essential in initiating the professional development school partnership between SRU and the local school district. Dr. Creasy chairs the University Forum at SRU, is a faculty elected member of the University Curriculum Committee, chair of the Common Language Committee in the College of Education, and serves on numerous other committees. In the past year, he designed a peer-reviewed professional publication, The Field Experience Journal, which examines the act of supervision, school relationships, and teacher candidate perspectives on their experiences, which he publishes bi-annually. Additionally, Dr. Creasy serves as the Conference Coordinator for the National Student Teacher Supervision Conference held annually at Slippery Rock University. Dr. Creasy has performed professional presentations at five international; seven national; three regional; and four statewide conferences. He has fifteen publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Creasy also serves as a reviewer for the TC Journal published by The Teachers’ College at Columbia University, Current Issues in Education published at Arizona State University and The Journal published by the Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies.