Instructor of Elementary Education
Office: Pilgrim 103
M.S., Wheelock College, 2006
Judith Richards teaches courses in Arts & Science and Education at Wheelock. (on-campus and in national and regional programs) In addition, she developed and teaches several of the on-line mathematics courses in the MS Educational Studies STEM Program. She was an urban elementary classroom teacher and assistant to the principal, for almost forty years in the Boston and Cambridge Public School Systems. She holds Elementary and Principal/Assistant Principal Massachusetts Certifications.Judith has experience as a Curriculum Developer (Educational Development Center, Algebra Project, Inc); extensive experience with portfolio development; and with staff development and supervision both at the in-service and pre-service levels. Her research interests, publications, and conference presentations are in the fields of Educational Equity and Excellence, Ethnomathematics, Authentic Assessment, and Educational Technology.