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Charlene Fleener

  • Charlene Fleener
  • Associate Professor
  • Teaching & Learning
  • 145 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3284
  • cfleener@odu.edu
  • Education

    Texas A & M University - Commerce, 1998
    Major: Supervision, Curriculum, and Instruction/Elementary Education
    Degree: Ed.D.
    University of Houston, 1981
    Major: Elementary Education
    Degree: M.S.Ed.
    University of Houston, 1978
    Major: Elementary Education
    Degree: B.S.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Gifted Education Specialist
    Sponsoring Organization: Texas Education Agency
    Date Obtained: 1986-01-01
    Reading Specialist
    Sponsoring Organization: Texas Education Agency
    Date Obtained: 1978-08-01
    Professional Teaching License - Teacher Grades 1 - 8
    Sponsoring Organization: Texas Education Agency
    Date Obtained: 1975-05-01
  • 2006: Service Award, Darden College of Education
  • 1999: Distinguished Dissertation in Teacher Education Award, Association of Teacher Educators
  • 1998: Non-Tenured Faculty Scholarship Award, Darden College of Education Department of Educational Curriculum and Instruction
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Coastal Dynanmics: Stewardship through Problem and Place-Based Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education
    Date: July 1, 2013 - September 30, 2014
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Robinson, D.; Fleener, C. E.; ,
    Old Dominion University Teacher Immersion Residency
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: October 1, 2009 - September 30, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Judge, S.; Butler, C. M.; Butler, L. L.; Dickerson, D. L.; Hinton-Johnson, K.; Katsioloudis, P.; Robinson, J. E.; McKinney, S. E.; Starling, I.; Fleener, C. E.
    River Stewards: Strategies for Literacy in Place-Based Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: state Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: July 1, 2012 - September 30, 2013
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Robinson, D. Q.; Nelson, L.; Dunbar, R.; Fleener, C. E.
    Integrating Science, Literacy, and Assessment for Powerful Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia- Title II, Part A, No Child Left Behind
    Date: August, 2010 - June, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.; Robinson, J. E.
    Integrating Assessment and Literacy Instruction for Powerful Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: SCHEV: No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part A
    Date: July 1, 2008 - September 30, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.; Robinson, J. E.
    Integrating Assessment and Literacy Instruction for Powerful Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: SCHEV
    Date: August, 2008 - August, 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Sommerfeldt, J. C.; Robinson, J. E.; Fleener, C. E.
    No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part A Grant - “Science, Math And Reading Together: Students Thinking As Research Scientists (SMART STARS)- Part III(Energy, Energy Transformations, and Biological Processes).”
    Date: July 1, 2003 - July 31, 2004
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    Dwight D. Eisenhower Professional Development Program Grant
    Date: July 1, 2002 - July 31, 2003
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    Preparing Tomorrow’s Teachers to Use Technology (USDE) Grant
    Date: June 1, 2001 - May 30, 2003
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    Dwight D. Eisenhower Professional Development Program Grant
    Date: July 1, 2001 - July 31, 2002
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    Dwight D. Eisenhower Professional Development Program Grant
    Date: July 1, 2000 - July 31, 2001
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    PREP-TECH Technology Education Grant
    Date: June 1, 2000 - August 31, 2000
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.
    Texas Education Agency Elementary Teacher Attrition Grant
    Date: May, 1997 - May, 1998
    Investigators:Fleener, C. E.