Anita Manwell

Associate Professor of Education; Coordinator; Elementary Education

Anita Manwell headshot
Designations

MS; EdD


Contact

 anita.manwell@indwes.edu


Department

Teacher Education


Resources

 Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Dr. Anita Manwell brings 15 years of public school teaching experience from both self-contained and departmentalized settings. Her work as an educator and as a Title I coordinator enhances her current role as Associate Professor and Director of Elementary Education in the Teacher Education Program. At IWU, she challenges preservice teachers to develop theoretical and pedagogical understanding through classroom instruction and supervision. Her passion for literacy is evident in the courses she teaches, which include Literacy Methods and Literacy in Diverse Settings.

Interests

Anita's research interests include reading attitudes of boys and the gender gap in literacy achievement.


Degrees

  • BS
    1992, Indiana Wesleyan University
  • MS
    2000, Indiana University, Kokomo
  • EdD
    2015, Ball State University
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