Max Longhurst

Professional Title
Project Director
About Me (Bio)
Outreach Director and Education Specialist in the School of TEAL in the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. Currently serving as the Project Director and as a liaison with Utah teachers to facilitate their participation in professional development activities. Responsible for instruction of various undergraduate courses at USU and professional development outreach for the department. Classroom teacher and professional learning provider. Developed and delivered statewide Science and Math professional learning, the Elementary Core Academy, to over 4,000 elementary educators annually.
Brigham Young University (BYU)

The project will develop and research an innovative model for rural science teacher professional development via technology-mediated lesson study (TMLS). This approach supports translating professional learning into classroom practice by developing a technology-based, social support system among rural teachers.