Tom Blaine

Des Moines Student Teaching Coordinator
(563) 581-5005
Office Location: 

LIB 461

Mailing Address: 

3100 Grand Ave, 6D
Des Moines, Iowa



  • MA English University of Northern Iowa
  • BA History Western Illinois University
Areas of Expertise 


  • Teacher Work Sample
  • Student Teaching
  • Active Learning Strategies
Research Interests 


  • Professional Development Plans
  • Effective questioning strategies
Selected Publications 
  • "Voices in the Hallway: Three Rural Schools" in The Rural Educator