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Dr.  Cynthia W Rich

Dr. Cynthia W Rich

Director, Teaching with Primary Sources

Office: 1415 - Buzzard Hall
Phone: 217-581-7857
Email: cwrich@eiu.edu
Website: http://www.eiu.edu/~eiutps
Office Hours: By appointment and M & W 1 PM - 4 PM

Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources at EIU 
TPS EIU is funded by a grant from the Library of Congress, the Teaching with Primary Sources program at Eastern Illinois University has been actively collaborating with Central Illinois K-12 educators since the program inception in January 2004.  We are proud to support the goals and mission of the national TPS program through professional development, workshops and presentations. 


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Educational Leadership, Administration and Foundation, granted December 2008. Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana. Dissertation title: The Impact on Rural Illinois Communities when the Local High School is Closed.

Educational Specialist (Ed.S.), Educational Administration, granted May 2001. Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois. 

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Reading, granted May 1994. Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky.

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Language Arts (Reading and English), granted May 1991. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois

Certification:  Illinois Teaching Certificate Type 09. Issued October 2000.  Endorsements: English (Senior HS), Language Arts (Junior HS), Reading (Junior HS) and Reading (Senior HS)

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