Professor and Associate Dean, OU-Tulsa
Department: Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum
Program Area: Early Childhood Education
Dr. Lake is an Associate Professor in the Early Childhood Education Program located on the Tulsa Campus where she teaches undergraduate and doctoral classes. She is the author of numerous articles, training materials, and a book about service- learning in early childhood teacher education titled Service Learning in the PK–3 Classroom: The What, Why, and How-to Guide for Every Teacher. Her awards include a University Teaching Award, being recognized by Kappa Delta Pi as the Education Professor of the Year, and receiving a Distinguished Research Paper Award. She serves as the Doctoral Program Coordinator and is involved in many professional organizations.
- Early childhood math education
- Moral Education
- Teacher Education