Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts- History Master of Education Master of Public Administration PhD- Public Policy and Administration VA Teacher License- History and Social Science endorsement.
Dr. Karen Wallace
My name is Karen Wallace. I have been teaching for 19 years. I started teaching at Osbourn during the 2000-2001 school year. I have achieved several milestones outside of the classroom. I have a Bachelor of Arts degree from James Madison University. I have Masters' degrees in Education and Public Administration. I received my PhD in Public Policy in Summer 2017. I am certified to teach History and Social Sciences. My current teaching schedule is very diverse. I teach several courses. My current schedule includes Street Law, Current Affairs, World History I and US/VA Government. I am also teaching online courses in a blended learning environment.
My current schedule is:
G1- Street Law- Semester 1 /Current Affairs- Semester 2
G2- Social Studies Online
G4- World History I
B2- World History I
B3- World History I
B4- US/VA Government
This year, my focus in experiential learning. My plan is take students out of the classroom to experience real life. My goal is to make learning more meaningful and relevant.