Associate Professor, Teaching and LearningW. Monty Jones, Ph.D. [View Image]
K-12 teacher learning of technology integration, online teaching, teacher preparation for online teaching, digital fabrication
Dr. W. Monty Jones has presented nationally and internationally on the topics of teacher learning, technology integration, virtual teaching and digital fabrication. The program director for the School of Education’s Certificate in Online Teaching for K-12 Educators as well as the M.Ed in curriculum and instruction’s instructional technology track, he has worked with several cohorts of teachers from local school divisions to create infrastructures to effectively deliver online instruction to students. He has also developed multi-division cohorts through a partnership with the Virginia Society for Technology in Education (VSTE).
Jones has developed several online courses at VCU designed to assist in-service teachers in integrating technology into their instruction. These courses have also been offered, as both credit and non-credit classes, to help Virginia K-12 teachers obtain re-certification points.
Jones is a member of the VSTE, the Greater Richmond Area Educational Technology Council, the American Education Research Association and the International Society for Technology in Education, and is a reviewer for the Journal of Teacher Education.