Susan Cooper, Ed.D.: November 2017 FGCU Author Series Nominee

Congratulations to Dr. Susan Cooper, our 49th honoree in the FGCU Author Series of recently published books authored or edited by FGCU faculty and staff. Dr. Cooper’s book, The Best of ChemMatters: Connecting Science and Literacy - 12 Lesson Plans for High School Science Teachers, will be featured on the Library website during the month of November and displayed on a poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors book display area.

Dr. Cooper is an Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education, specializing in science education. Her research interests include STEM education, scientific literacy, and teaching for conceptual understanding. She works with students and teachers in southwest Florida and is a frequent presenter at national education conferences.

Each month a recent book authored by FGCU staff or faculty is selected and placed on display with an accompanying poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors and New Books area. The author and book are also featured on the Library’s website, news blog, and Facebook page. FGCU faculty and staff are encouraged to notify the relevant subject specialist librarian if they publish a book.