Leigh E. Zeitz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Coordinator of Instructional Technology Division
Email: 
zeitz@uni.edu
Phone: 
319-273-3249
Fax: 
319-273-5886
Office Location: 

SEC 616

Mailing Address: 

Dr. Leigh E. Zeitz
Curriculum and Instruction
1227 W. 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0606

Education 

Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction; Computers in the Classroom - University of Oregon
M.A. Educational Administration - California State University, Los Angeles
B.A. Developmental Psychology - University of California, Santa Barbara
Cred. Elementary Teaching Credential - University of California, Santa Barbara
Cred. Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - University of California, Santa Barbara

Areas of Expertise 

Web 2.0, Digital Portfolios, Keyboarding, Using Technology to Support Learning, Blogging (DrZReflects.com)

Research Interests 

Optimizing Teaching Keyboarding in the Classroom, Addressing the Learning Needs of the Millennial Generation, Integrating Social Networking into Teacher Education

Courses Taught 

Emerging Instructional Technologies; Selection and Integration of Instructional Technologies; Educational Technology and Design; Coordinating Technology in an Educational Setting; Classroom Computer Applications; Seminar: Writing a Graduate Paper; Using Databases in Education; and Instructional Computing Design.

Honors & Awards 

ITEC Local Leadership in Technology (2010), College of Education Service Award (2010), Google Certified Teacher (2009)

Professional Affiliations 

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), Iowa Technology and Education Connection (ITEC), Association for Educational Communication and Technologies (AECT), Iowa Association for Communication and Technology (IACT)