headshotOffice Location: A-333
Campus Extension: x7168

Email: jdavis@bergen.edu

Degrees: BA in English, St. Mary’s College; MA in English, William Paterson University, Ed.M and Ed.D in English Education, Teachers College, Columbia University

Courses Taught: EBS 023/024; WRT 101; WRT 201; Online WRT 101

Special Interests: Weaving, Writing and the Web!

Organizations: National Council of Teachers of English, Two-Year College English Association, NY College Learning Skills Assn., Association for Supervisors and Curriculum Development

Philosophy of Teaching: “I can’t LEARN you!” I run a very learner-centered classroom that is full of activity, challenging work and fun.

Year Started at Bergen: 1988

Accomplishments: Designed the BCC Online Writing Lab (http://www.bergen.edu/owl); Designed two online courses for the English Composition Program, Designed TOPP (The Online Professor Program) for BCC faculty who want to learn about teaching online, won “Best Article of the Year” for article published in TETYC in 1989, was recognized in Profiles in Excellence as one of BCC’s outstanding faculty, was honored by NISOD with an excellence award for outstanding teaching.