Hamilton receives Pew Teaching with Technology Award
2017 Pew Teaching with Technology Award
Erica Hamilton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in Leadership and Learning; joined GVSU in 2014
Pew Awards for Excellence
Leveraging technology to support student learning is a philosophy at the heart of Erica Hamilton's teaching in the College of Education. She knowledgably and skillfully designs experiences for students who are learning to be teachers themselves. In this complex arena, Hamilton builds relationships and connects new knowledge with existing expertise. Colleagues note that she is a leader in her college and on campus both in teaching with technology and in sharing this constantly changing field via campus conversations and scholarship. Students appreciate Hamilton's passion, enthusiasm, and willingness to help them apply what they are learning in their own classrooms. Not only do student engage with the technology, they are also able to fully learn to use best practices in their own professional endeavors.
Hamilton is one of five College of Education faculty who received awards for excellence at GVSU’s 2017 Faculty Awards Convocation on February 2, 2017.