Carol Richardson Rodgers

Carol Richardson Rodgers

Department of Educational Theory & Practice
School of Education


Catskill 265

BA, Bates College 1976
MEd, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 1984
EdD, Harvard Graduate School of Education 1998

Dr. Carol Rodgers

Carol Rodgers is professor of education in the department of Educational Theory and Practice. Before coming to the University at Albany, SUNY in 2000, she taught for 20 years in the Masters of Arts in Teaching Program at the School for International Training in Brattleboro, Vermont. Her teaching and research interests include reflective practice, the historical roots of reflection in the work of John Dewey and early progressive teacher education efforts, reflective teacher education and professional development. She is currently interested in understanding how teachers learn to shift their attention from themselves and their teaching to their students and their learning.