Assistant Professor, Education
Program Director of Undergraduate Childhood Education
Director of Student Teaching

Education 205A, Troy
518-244-2498
bakere@sage.edu

Education

Ed. D., Educational Leadership, The Sage Colleges,  Albany, New York

Administrative Certification, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, Massachusetts

M.S., Reading , Radford University, Radford, Virginia

B.S. Elementary Education, St. John’s University, Jamaica, New York

Dissertation

Professional Development in 21st Century Skills in the Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES

Professional Education Certifications

New York State, Common Branch  Certification – grades N-6

New York State, Reading Certification – K-12

New York State, School Administrator Supervisor Certification, SAS

(Permanent -Building Principal) – K-12

New York State, School District Administrator Certification, SDA

(Permanent – School Superintendent) – K-12 

Courses Taught

  • EDU 206  Educational Psychology
  • EDU 252  Learning, Language & Literacy
  • EDU 306  Inclusive Learning Design
  • EDU 314  Social Studies Methods
  • EDU 323  Teaching Math/Science/Technology
  • EDU 337  Classroom Management
  • EDU 352  Advanced Learning, Language & Literacy
  • EDU 401  Student Teaching (Grades 1-3)
  • EDU 402  Student Teaching (Grades 4-6)
  • EDU 505  Topics in Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • EDU 522  Teaching in Math/Science/Technology
  • EDU 523  Teaching in the Humanities
  • EDU 594  Teachers as Researcher 

Partnerships

School 2, Troy City School District  – Professional Development School

Albany City School District – Student Teaching

Lansingburgh Schools – Student Teaching

Blue Creek Elementary School, North Colonie School District – Professional Development School

Watervliet Elementary School 

Personal

Special Interests:  Reading, Housing Restoration/Construction