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Secondary Education Program
Harkins Hall, Room 328|
Phone: 401-865-2121
Fax: 401-865-1021

Dr. Kevin O'Connor
Program Director

Jane DeGiulio
Administrative Assistant

Phyllis Connolly
Senior Office Assistant

Other contacts:

Shannon T. Dolan
Director of Field Placement and Partnerships

Location: Harkins Hall 327

Diane C. Comerford
Assistant Dir. of Assessment Services
Location: Harkins Hall 336

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Comfort Ateh

Assistant Professor

Contact Information:
Harkins Hall 322


Ph.D. - Science Education, University of California Ph.D. - Agronomy, University of Wisconsin

Area(s) of Expertise:

Ongoing assessment during instruction.

Awards and Honors:

Contribution of Africans to the State o RI - African Working Group for Mayor of Providence, RI
Research Grant - Providence College-Committee on Aid to Faculty Research
RI Campus Compact Presidential Faculty Fellow - RI Compus Compact
Mark Cary Reflective Learner - University of California Davis
Teacher of the Year Nominee - Sacramento City Unified School District

Selected Publications:

Recent Presentations:

Ateh, Comfort., New England Educational Research Organization (NERO), West Dover, VT, "Paper: Lesson Plan in Anticipation for Formative Assessment". May, 2014.

Ateh, Comfort., National Technology and Social Science, Las Vegas, NV, "Paper: Common Core Standards: A Tool to Enhance Pre-Service Teachers' Knowledge on Formative Assessment". April, 2014.

Ateh, Comfort., Association for Science Teacher Education , Association for Science Teacher Education , Charleston, SC, "An Analysis of Pre-Service Science Teachers' Evolving Knowledge in Formative Assessment". January, 2013.

Ateh, Comfort., California Council on Teacher Education: Race, Student Engagement, and Schooling Practices, San Jose, CA, "Poster: Closing the Theoretical-Practical Gap: Case of Preservice Teachers Engaged in Service Learning in an Urban Education Course". March, 2012.

Ateh, Comfort., American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America & Soil Science Society of America, San Antonio, TX, "Paper: Transferring Underlying Principles of Effective Agronomic Reforms to Educational Reforms". October, 2011.

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