Skip to content

Preparing and Supporting Effective Teachers Who Care, Collaborate, Lead, and Reflect


Candidates seek to establish a relationship of acceptance and respect for learners that reflects the values of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.



Candidates develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to effectively involve learners, parents/guardians, colleagues, and the community.



Candidates prepare to facilitate instruction and assume broader leadership responsibilities to advance their profession.



Candidates analyze and synthesize from their academic and clinical experiences and articulate what they have felt, thought, and learned.


Hope Leadership Academy

Hope Leadership Academy is seeking a special education teacher for the spring 2023 semester. Possibly longer if interested.   Hope Leadership Academy is a Charter School in Kansas City. They are a small school with K-4 grades.  Prospective teacher would have a small caseload - currently 6 students in and out of Resource room.

Interested candidates may contact Pam Maxey, Director of Special Education at


Helping Teachers Afford Comprehensive Pathways into the Profession and Achieve Loan Forgiveness


Gleazer School of Education Directory
Name Phone E-mail
Lamoni Campus (641) 784-____ 
Michele Dickey-Kotz (Faculty) 5202 dickey
 Dana Seymour  (Faculty) 5444 dana8
Tanya Coffelt (Faculty) 5263 coffelt
Garnet Coulthard (Education Prep Specialist & Field Placement Coordinator) 5391 coulthar
Fax 5481  
Independence Campus (816) 423-____  
Allison Dudley (Faculty) 4742 adudley