Joanne Loewen, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Education

Email: joannel@tabor.edu

Education

  • M.A., Reading Specialist, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
  • B.A., Elementary Education, Tabor College

Professional Background

  • Assistant Professor of Education, Tabor College (current)
  • Elementary School Teacher, Goessel, Kansas
  • Elementary School Teacher, Washita Heights, Corn/Colony, Oklahoma

Certifications

  • Kansas Professional Teaching License—Elementary K – 9
  • Kansas Professional Teaching License – Reading Specialist K – 12
  • Kansas Professional Teaching License – English 7 – 9

Recognitions & Awards

  • Clarence R. Hiebert Excellence in Teaching Award – 2007

Courses Taught

  • Methods of Teaching Reading
  • Elementary School Language Arts
  • Children’s Literature
  • Methods in the Arts
  • Reading Diagnosis
  • Elementary School Health and Physical Education
  • Elementary School Social Studies
  • Opening School Clinical Experience
  • Elementary School Clinical Experience
  • Introduction to Education
  • Early Field Experience
  • Elementary Field Experience I
  • Elementary Field Experience II
  • Elementary School Science

Presentations

  • Association of Christian Schools Conventions (numerous times)
  • MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)

Service

  • Christian Education Committee – Parkview M.B. Church
  • Mission Committee – Parkview M.B. Church
  • Sunday School & Wednesday night (AWANA and TeamKID) leader/worker/teacher
  • Site Council – Hillsboro High School
  • Trojan After Prom Party – Hillsboro High School
  • Hillsboro Public Library Board Member
  • Kansas Reading Association – local chapter officer and member