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About Robert W. Maloy

Robert W. Maloy is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies in the College of Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he coordinates the history and political science teacher education programs. His research focuses on technology and educational change, teacher education, and student writing and learning.
He co-directs the TEAMS Tutoring Project, a community outreach initiative where University students provide academic tutoring to culturally and linguistically diverse students in public schools throughout the Connecticut River Valley region of western Massachusetts.
He is Webmaster of the award-winning educational wiki, resourcesforhistoryteachers and co-developer of the 4MALITY online math tutor for elementary-school age students.
He is co-author of six books:
• Transforming Learning with New Technologies (Second edition, 2013)
• Transforming Learning with New Technologies (First edition, 2010)
• Ways of Writing with Young Kids: Teaching Creativity and Conventions Unconventionally (2003)
• Kids Have All the Write Stuff: Inspiring Your Child to Put Pencil to Paper (1992)
• The Essential Career Guide to Becoming a Middle and High School Teacher (1999)
• Schools for an Information Age (1996)
• Partnerships for Improving Schools (1988)
In 2004, Robert received a system-wide University of Massachusetts “President’s Award for Public Service” as well as the School of Education’s “Outstanding Teacher Award.” He was awarded the “Chancellor’s Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Community Service” in 1998 and 1993.


Present Department of Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies, College of Education, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Present Senior Lecturer, University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Room 2, Furcolo Hall
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA. 01003
Tel: 413-545-0945/545-0246


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