Meet the Faculty

Janelle Dies

Janelle Dies

Associate Professor - Education

Contact Details


National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT), 2004
MS, Instructional Technology and Design, Illinois State University, 2003
MS, Curriculum and Instruction, Illinois State University, 2002
BS, Elementary Education, Bradley University, 1998


Burklund 203

Research Interests:

My current research interests include:

  • Integrating educational technology into the curriculum
  • Gifted education
  • Reading and writing instruction

Teaching Interests:

My teaching interests include:

  • Educational Technology
  • Reading and Writing in the Content Areas
  • Clinical Supervisor for Elementary and Middle Grades
  • edTPA (Teacher Performance Assessment) Coach/Coordinator

Professional Activity:

llinois Association for Teacher Performance Assessment Consortium (IL-TPAC), Steering Committee -Golden Apple Scholar Foundation, Campus Liaison -Students for a More Informed and Liberated Eureka (SMILE): Conservative Union, Faculty Advisor