Achieving with and through Different Abilities with Dr. Janelle Crowley

Teaching and Learning: Theory vs. Practice

16-12-2022 • 40分

In this episode, we talk to Dr. Janelle Crowley, Chief of Staff at Governors State University.  Dr. Crowley shares her experiences with hearing but not accepting “no” in spite of her struggles with hearing loss. She tells about the positive encouragement she received from many teachers and professors that inspired her career trajectory, as well as the disheartening stories of barriers and discouragement from others.  We talk about the awareness and intentionality in helping students with different abilities feel included and capable.  Dr. Crowley discusses her role at Governors State University and the many exciting initiatives in the works for the future.