Dr. Tara Haskins, Ph.D.
Chair, Education Department
- Ph.D. – Washington State University
- M.Ed. – Eastern Washington University
- B.S. – Northwestern College
My experience in education includes working in the field of literacy and behavior of children.
In what ways do you connect with online students?
I believe in consistent communication with students.
What advice would you give to your online students?
You can be successful.
What qualities make someone particularly successful as an educator?
Those who believe all students can learn will be successful.
What is the one book you think everyone should read?
Sometimes a Great Notion by Ken Kesey.
What do you do when you need a laugh?
Spend time with my family.
Tell us something interesting about yourself that your students may not know about you.
I love to spend time with my family off grid—which does not bode well for online learning. We are dreaming of solar or wind for power.