Dr. Dusti Howell
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin , Madison , 1995
M.A. California State University , Los Angeles , 1990
B.A. Ambassador College , 1987
Areas of Research and Teaching:
Study skills, digital learning strategies (high-tech study skills), learning styles, digital storytelling, vocabulary acquisition methodologies and teaching methodologies.
Scholarly Activity Award: Emporia State Teachers College Faculty Recognition Award for 2003 (Presented: January 12, 2004 ).
4MAT Level Three Certification (Renewed: June 25, 2004 )
IT343 - Powerful Presentations in PowerPoint
IT371 - Instructional Media
IT572 - Technology Uses in Education
IT574 - Internet uses in K-12 Education
IT700 - Foundations in Instructional Technology
IT743 - Intermediate Level 4MAT Training
IT743B - Directing and Producing Multimedia
IT743E - Electronic Storytelling, Scriptwriting & Storyboarding
IT743F - Video, Audio, and Lighting
IT744 - Directing and Producing TV
IT744 - Video Production Techniques
ED744 - Fundamental 4MAT Training
IT810 - Multimedia Design
Howell, D. (2010). The riddle of the smart machines. TechTrends, 54(1), 33-37.
Colorado, J.T. & Howell, D. (2010). The Role of Individual Learner Differences and Success in Online Learning Environments. In T. Kidd (Ed.), Online Education and Adult Learning: New Frontiers for Teaching Practices. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
Howell, D. (2008). Four key keys to powerful presentations in PowerPoint: Take your presentations to the next level. TechTrends, 52(6), 44-6.
Howell, D. (2008). Technologies that capitalize on study skills with Learning style strengths. NADE Digest, 4(1), 45-53.
Howell, D. and Stinson, B. (2008). Complementing Student Learning Strengths through Technology. National Social Science Journal, 31(1).
Howell, D. (2007). Million Dollar Rookie Mistakes Made by Most Freshmen. Solid A, Inc.: Kewaskum, Wisconsin.
Howell, D., Howell, D.K. and Childress, M. (2006). Using PowerPoint in the Classroom. Corwin Press: Thousand Oaks, California. [2nd edition]
Howell, D. and Howell, D . (October, 2003). What’s Your Digital Story? Library Media Connection, 22(2).
Howell, D. (March, 2003) . Four Simple Fair Use Guidelines for Multimedia Projects. Library Media Connection, 21(6).
Howell, D.D., and Howell, D.K. (2003) . Digital Storytelling: Creating an eStory. Linworth Publishing: Worthington , Ohio .
Summerville, J., Morrow, J., and Howell, D. (2002) . Using Excel in the Classroom. Corwin Press: Thousand Oaks , California .
Seguin , A., Eggers, R., and Howell, D. (2002). Using Word in the Classroom. Corwin Press: Thousand Oaks , California .
Howell, D. (2001) . Elements of Effective E-Learning: Three Design Methods to Minimize Side Effects of Online Courses. College Teaching , 49(3).