Instructor: Laurie Guy
Dr. Laurie D. Guy is currently an Adjunct Professor in Elementary Education for the Department of Teaching, Leadership, and Professional Practice Department in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of North Dakota. Dr. Guy received her Doctor of Education from the University of North Dakota, her Master of Science in Gifted Education from Iowa State University, and her Bachelor of Education in Elementary Education/Music Education Pedagogy from the University of Nebraska.
Dr. Guy has worked over 30 years in the field of Gifted Education and her research in the area of Differentiated Instruction focus on diverse learners' needs in regular classroom settings, including intellectual, academic, interest, social, emotional, and cultural. Dr. Guy has expertise in teaching Social Studies Elementary Methods, licensure coursework for certification in Gifted Education, courses in Arts Integration Design, Home, School and Family Relations, and responsive teaching practices for Differentiated Instruction. She is actively doing professional develop courses for UND in the areas of Differentiated Instruction and Gifted Education. UND certification coursework can be done through Professional Development services or through SPEA online opportunities with Dr. Guy.