B.A. Psychology, University of Notre Dame, 1990
B.A. Chemistry, University of Northern Iowa, 1992
M.A. Science Education, University of Northern Iowa, 2000
M.S. Chemistry, University of Northern Colorado, 2004
Ph.D. Chemical Education, University of Northern Colorado, 2005
- How animations of chemical processes affect student understanding.
- The development and design of animations.
- Teacher preparation and training
- Kelly, R., Phelps, A., & Sanger, M. ( 2004) The effects of computer animation on students' conceptual understanding of a can-crushing demonstration at the macroscopic, microscopic, and symbolic levels. Chemical Educator 9(3) 184-189.