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James Carpenter

Bartle Professor, Graduate School of Education
Coordinator, Adolescent Education Program

Office: AB-G12
Phone: 607-777-2277
Fax: 607-777-3587
E-mail: jcarpent@binghamton.edu

Educational Background

  • EdD, Binghamton University
  • MAT, Social studies education, Binghamton University
  • BA, American history, Binghamton Universit y

Teaching Profession
Courses regularly taught

  • SEC 593B. Philosophical and Theoretical Foundations in the Pedagogy of Social Studies
  • SEC 594B. Curriculum and Teaching in Social Studies

Current Research Interests

  • Democratic education in practice
  • Teacher recertification
  • Citizenship education
  • History of education

Selected Publications

  • Carpenter, J. J.  (2013).  Democratic Learning Communities:  Citizenship Education in Practice.  Social Science Docket, 13(1), 2-4.

  • Carpenter, J. J. & Archer, D. J.  (2012).  Teaching all students to be leaders:  The forgotten civic skill.  Ohio Social Studies Review, 49(2), 3-9.
  • Carpenter, J. J. (2007).  Making the journey into teaching:  A different approach to student teaching at the secondary level.  Excelsior:  Leadership in Teaching and Learning, 2 (1), 61 .
  • Carpenter, J. J.  (2006) “The development of a more intelligent citizenship”:  John Dewey and the social studies.  Education and Culture, 22 (2), 31-42.

Last Updated: 3/20/14