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Dr. Beamon

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Dr. Beamon is department chair and an associate professor of teacher education at Elon College, North Carolina. She has worked with adolescent learners, ranging from primary to high school, for 16 years. Author of Sparking the Thinking of Students Ages 10–14; and Teaching with Adolescent Learning in Mind, Dr. Beamon has also published several articles on making classrooms "SAFE" for thinking. She has presented at numerous state, regional, and international conferences. Her many awards include the NC-ASCD Outstanding Research Award and the Teacher of the Year Award.

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