Juan Walker

Program Director

Juan Walker

Program Director

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Education
Department of Teaching and Leading

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 667-4774
  • UH 372

Education

  • Ph.D., Secondary Education and Teachi University of Alabama, 2011

  • MA, Secondary Education and Teachi Citadel, the Military College, 2002

  • BA, History, General Citadel, the Military College, 1999

Awards & Honors

  • GRU Core Value Award-Collegiality Augusta University, 2015

  • Graduate Student of the Year The International Society for Social Studies, 2011

  • Most Outstanding Graduate Student, University of Alabama The University of Alabama, 2007

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ECED 3241

    EC Soc. Studies Ed (K-5)
  • SCED 4102

    Sec. Sch. Context & Curr.
  • EDTD 5102

    Secondary Curriculum Theory
  • SCED 4901

    Secondary Student Teaching
  • EDTD 5910

    Student Teaching
  • EDTD 5432

    Teach for Equity and Diversity
  • EDTD 5231

    Best Prac in Social Studies Ed
  • SCED 4201

    Sec. Social Studies Content I
  • EDTD 5101

    Secondary Curriculum Design
  • EDTD 4950

    Selected Topics: Sec. School Context & Curr.
  • MGED 3241

    Social Studies Ed for Middle G
  • SCED 4101

    The Secondary Sch. Student

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Junior Model United Nations Curriculum, 2015
    Instructor's Manual
  • Procedure of primary and secondary sources in conjunction with critical thinking skills, 2015
  • From inaction to action: The social action plan for social studies teachers, 2015
  • Religion and education have always coexisted: Examining how pre-service social studies teachers teach world religions, 2015
    Other
  • Essentials of middle and secondary social studies, 2014
    Book Review

Department Service

  • Secondary Program Coordinator 2013 - Present

    Role: Other

College Service

  • Faculty Rights and Responsibilities 2015 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • 2013 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting

University Service

  • Governance and Communication Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CURS (University Service) 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Cyber Institute (University Service ) 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • 2016 - Present

    Role: Task Force Member
  • National History Day (NHD)- 2015 - Present

    Role: Director
  • Georgia Social Studies Journal 2010 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Curriculum Theory 2010 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Social Studies Research 2010 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Richmond Leadership Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Latino Alumni Panel 2015

    Role: Session Chair