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Dr. Sara Rutledge

Professor of Education


Dr. Sara Rutledge is a Professor of Education at Mount Aloysius College with Pre-K-7th Expand for more

Dr. Sara Rutledge is a Professor of Education at Mount Aloysius College with Pre-K-7th grade teaching experience, over twenty years of higher education teaching experience and experience supervising student teachers. This is her 16th year at MAC and 26th year as an educator.

College Leadership:
Chair, Mount Aloysius Conference on College Teaching
Chair, Provost’s Committee on International and Domestic Travel 

Professional Service:
Kappa Delta Pi: International Honor Society in Education, Editorial Review Board, Kappa Delta Pi Record
Association of Teacher Educators, Technology and the Future of Teacher Education Committee
Pennsylvania Department of Education Bureau of School Leadership and Teacher Quality, Major Program Reviewer
Founder and Director, National Pre-Service Teacher Resource Center 

Professional Memberships:
Association of Teacher Educators
Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association for Co-Teaching
Council for Exceptional Children
Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
Kappa Delta Pi: International Honor Society in Education 

Civic Leadership:
President, Board of Directors, Welcome to Indiana
Website Administrator, Zion Lutheran Preschool 

Selected Awards:
Mount Aloysius College Faculty Excellence in Service-Learning Award
Mount Aloysius College Outstanding Contribution to the Life of a Student Athlete Award
St. Francis Alumni Achievement Hall of Fame Inductee
Who’s Who Lifetime Achievement Award
Seton Hill University President’s Award for Service
Seton Hill University Sullivan Class Award
Seton Hill University Certificate of Achievement for Exceptional Performance in Sociology Award

Research Interests:
Curriculum Development
Educational Technology
Multicultural Education
Differentiated Instruction
Sharing Nature with Children
Effective Teaching
Early Literacy and Early Math Development
Health and Wellness in Early Childhood and Elementary Education 

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B.A., Seton Hill University
M.A., D.Ed., Indiana University of Pennsylvania