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Brandon Butler

  • Brandon Butler
  • Assistant Professor
  • Teaching & Learning
  • 145 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3283
  • bmbutler@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Georgia, 2011
    Major: Social Studies Education
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Georgia College and State University, 2003
    Major: Secondary Education
    Degree: M.A.
    Georgia College and State University, 2002
    Major: History
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Social Studies Education, Social Studies Teacher Education, Preservice Teacher Education, Teacher Education Programs, Program Coherence, Student Teaching, Mentoring, Supervision, Paired Student Teaching
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Interdisciplinary Qualitative Studies Certificate
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Georgia
    Date Obtained: 2011-08-06
    Teaching, 6-12 Broad Field Social Science
    Sponsoring Organization: Georgia Professional Standards Commission
    Date Obtained: 2003-05-03
  • Expertise

    Teacher Quality
    Teacher Education; Social Studies Teacher Education; Student Teaching; Student Teaching Supervision; Mentoring; Teacher Education Programs
    Social Studies Education; Culturally Responsive Social Studies; Social Studies Textbooks
  • 2013: Emerging Scholars Series, Association of Teacher Educators
  • 2010: GCSS Service Award, Georgia Council for the Social Studies
  • 2009: Marion J Rice Award, University of Georgia
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    BLiSS: Building literacy in social studies.
    Sponsoring Organization: Improving Teacher Quality State Grant
    Date: July 1, 2013 - September 30, 2014
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Butler, B. M.; Colwell, J.; Suh, Y.