Judy Barford

office 217-581-7885
home 217-345-9653
FAX 217-581-6300
email jbarford@eiu.edu

Currently teaching as an adjunct, coordinating Toronto for Teachers, and volunteering for CEPS study abroad programs

Assistant Professor, Eastern Illinois University, 1993 to December 31, 2009

Department of Early Childhood, Elementary, and Middle Level Education

Courses taught at EIU
Classroom experience

Teacher,  Charleston and Mattoon, IL


Ph.D. candidacy, 48 doctoral hours, Indiana University, Bloomington
Curriculum & Teacher Education, Social Studies

M.S. in Ed., Eastern Illinois Univerisity, Elementary Education

M.A. program in Religious Studies, 30 hours, Marquette University
B.A., Marquette University, Philosophy, French

Professional Activities

Presentations at National Conferences

  • National Council for History Education, Louisville, KY, April, 2008
  • Innovations in Collaboration, June, 2003, American Historical Association, National Council for the Social Studies, Organization of American Historians
  • National Council for the Social Studies, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2002
  • Association for Childhood Education International, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2008
  • (National) Association of Teacher Educators, 1999
  • National Council for Teachers of Mathematics, 1994, 1995 

Presentations at Regional and State Conferences


Presentations for Illinois Regional Offices of Education,  School Assistance and Support Centers

Local Presentations and Professional Development Activities -- see cv, long form

  EIU and York University Faculty, Toronto for Teachers, 2008: Dawn Paulson, Rose Gong, Tove Fynbo,                                                                                                                                                  Kathleen Gould Lundy, Marcela Duran, Inbal Marcovitch, Judith Barford, Daniel Carter

Presentation Topics


"School-Based Cohort Immersion Program: An Overview and Areas of Planned Inquiry."  Eastern Education Journal, 35 (1), Spring 2006, pp. 5-8. David Carey and Judith Barford

"A Journey Through Cyberspace"  The Delta Kappa Gamma Bulletin, 17 (4), Summer, 2005, pp. 47 - 52, Veronica P. Stephen and Judith Barford

"From Inquiry to Innovation: Crossing the Bridge with the Technology Education Course"  ICE Cube: Illinois Computing Educators Computer Update Bulletin for Educators, 2003(4), p. 6.  Judith Barford

"Technology for the Journey"  ICE Cube: Illinois Computing Educators
Computer Update Bulletin for Educators, 2002(3), p. 8.  Judith Barford

"Grade Number Themes for High Profile Math." Teaching Children Mathematics, December, 1994. Judy Barford

"Creating Effective Educational Environments: Eastern Illinois State Normal School c. 1900." Eastern Education Journal, 24 (2), Fall, 1995. Judy Barford

"Technological Relationships: Teachers, K-12 Students, Preservice Educators, and University Faculty." Eastern Education Journal, 25(1), Spring, 1996. Judy Barford

"A Republic, Madame, If We Can Keep It: Illinois Curriculum Matters, 1896 & 1996." Eastern Education Journal, Spring, 1997. Judy Barford

"Project WOW: Rivers Connecting Communities of Learners."  Eastern Education Journal, Spring, 1999. Judy Barford



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