Lorrei DiCamillo, EdD Associate Professor

Lorrei DiCamillo, EdD

Phone: (716) 888-2833

  • University of San Francisco, Ed.D., Educational Leadership
  • San Francisco State University, M.A., Education-Multicultural
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A., Government and International Relations
  • Teaching Credential in Secondary Social Science-taught high school social studies courses for ten years before becoming a professor

Years at Canisius: Since 2006

Research Interests: Social Studies Education, Teacher Education

Recent Publications:

DiCamillo, L. & Gradwell, J.M. (March, 2012). Using simulations to teach middle school U.S. History in an age of accountability. Research in Middle Level Education Online.

DiCamillo, L. & Bailey, N.M. (2011). Parallel journeys: Teacher educators and teacher candidates learn together. Excelsior: Leadership in Teaching and Learning, 5(2), 15-29.

DiCamillo, L. (2010). "Fun" pedagogy curtails intellectual rigor in a U.S. History class. The Journal of Social Studies Research, 34(2), 175-208.

DiCamillo, L. & Pace, J.L. (2010). Preparing citizens for multicultural democracy in a U.S. History Class. The High School Journal, 93(2), pp. 69-82.

DiCamillo, L. (2010). Linking Teaching for Understanding to practice in a U.S. History class. The Social Studies, 101(1), pp. 10-16.

Courses Taught: Social Studies Methods, Advanced Social Studies Methods, Foundations of Education, Evaluation and Teaching Strategies, Student Teaching Seminar, Student Teaching Supervision