Margaret M. Thombs

Margaret M. Thombs, Ph.D.Department Chair for Educational Studies

Contact Information

x3830mthombs@rwu.eduSchool of Law ED 73Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Expertise

Classroom Technology, STEAM, and Clinical Educator

Education

B.A. Assumption College M.Ed. Worcester State College Ph.D. Nova Southeastern University

Professor Margaret Thombs, Ph.D. teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in technology and supervises student teachers. Dr. Thombs holds a BA in Mathematics from Assumption College, an M.ED in Mathematics from Worcester State, and a Ph.D. in Instructional Technology from NSU. Her areas of specialization are technology applications for second language acquisition, technology facilitated international classroom partnerships, university/school district partnerships, and technology integration to facilitate inquiry based learning. She is the author of WebQuests in the Social Studies Classroom: A Culturally Responsive Approach (Corwin Press 2008) and is a frequent presenter at regional and national education conferences.