Lisa Wood

Lisa Wood

Lecturer of Elementary Education

Curriculum Vitae

Phone:765-285-3493

Room:TC 320


About Lisa Wood

Lisa Wood has more than 20 years in the field of education. She has had her work published in national journal, and has presented at the American Education Research Association Conference, as well as local, state, national and international conferences. She has additionally served as a publication consultant, contributor, and reviewer. Through qualitative, arts-based research methods Wood’s research aims to emphasize the voices and lived experiences of teachers and the importance of play, art, and creativity. She has received the Indiana University Outstanding Associate Instructor Award, Kappa Alpha Theta Outstanding Professor/Instructor Award, and the Daisy Jones Fellowship Award.

Professional Experience

Instructor

Education

Doctoral Candidate

Indiana University, Curriculum & Instruction

M.S., Elementary Education

Indiana University

B.S., Early Childhood Education

Indiana University

Research and Publications

Wood, L.D. (2015). Holding on to play: Reflecting on experiences as a playful K-3 teacher. In Koralek, D. & Charner, K. (Eds.), Spotlight on young children: Exploring play (pp. 87-97). Washington, D.C.: NAEYC.

Wood, L.D. (2014). Professional development resource study guide: Viewpoint. Holding on to play: Reflecting on experiences as a playful K-3 teacher. Next for Young Children 69(2), 1-5.

Wood, L.D. (2014). Viewpoint. Holding on to play: Reflecting on experiences as a playful K-3 teacher. Young Children 69(2), 48-56.

Areas of Expertise

Early Childhood

Play

Creativity

Art & Aesthetic Experience

Well Being

Reggio Emilia

Arts-based Research Methods

Curriculum & Instruction