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Jennifer Kidd

  • Jennifer Kidd
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Teaching & Learning
  • 166-7 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3248
  • jkidd@odu.edu
  • I am currently a full-time lecturer. Previously I taught 5th grade and kindergarten in public schools, managed an international pre-school in Budapest, Hungary, and managed a technology-related grant.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 2006
    Major: Urban Services - Education/Curriculum and Instruction
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Old Dominion University, 1999
    Major: Education
    Degree: M.S.
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 1992
    Major: Elementary Education
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Web 2.0 Technologies; peer-reviewing; assessment
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Virginia PreK-6th Grade Teacher Certification
  • 2010: Shining Star Award: Fall 2009; Spring 2010; Fall 2010 , Division of Student Affairs
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Collaborative Research: Production and Assessment of Student-Authored Wiki Textbooks
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: February 15, 2010 - January 31, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Kidd, J.
    WiTTIE (Wiki Templates Transforming Instructional Environments)
    Sponsoring Organization: HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation
    Date: June 1, 2009 - November 30, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Kidd, J.
    Faculty Innovator Grant: Video is Worth a Million Words
    Sponsoring Organization: CLT
    Date: January, 2010 - June, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Kidd, J.
    Faculty Innovator Grant: Multimedia Projects for Multimodal Learning
    Sponsoring Organization: CLT
    Date: January, 2009 - June, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Kidd, J.
    Faculty Innovator Grant: Improving Student's Information Literacy in the Age of Wikipedia
    Sponsoring Organization: CLT
    Date: January, 2008 - January, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Kidd, J.
    Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to Use Technology Initiative "ACTT Now: Aligning Credentialing with Technology Training
    Sponsoring Organization: United States Department of Education
    Date: June 1, 2000 - December 31, 2003
    Investigators:Kidd, J.