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Perry Cook


  • Honored by alma mater

Experience and Interests

Teaching Experience

  • Professor of Education, UW-Stevens Point (1994-present)
  • Leadership in Educational Sustainability, Research Design, Models of Teaching and Learning, Mind, Brain Education Science, Natural and Physical Science methods courses for the pre-school, elementary, middle and secondary levels of teachers, Teaching the Early Adolescent.

Research Interests

  • COVID Impacts on Teaching and Learning
  • Learner Motivation



  • Chair of the Retention, Tenure and Promotion committee, School of Education
  • Chair of the Personnel Guidelines committee, School of Education
  • Have served as Faculty Advisor for Student WEA, KDP, CRU, AIA and International Justice at UWSP
  • Member American Education Research Association

Presentations and Publications


Garbe, A., Ogurlu, U., Logan, N., & Cook, P. (2020). Parents’ Experiences with Remote Education during COVID-19 School Closures. American Journal of Qualitative Research, 4(3), 45-65.


Perry Cook
Professor - Science Education
Director - Harju Center for Equity in Education
Coordinator - Elementary Methods Block Program

452 College of Professional Studies


Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, Science Education

B.S. in Biology
UW-Stevens Point


EDUC 325 - Elementary Science Methods
EDUC 337 - Secondary Science Methods
EDUC 385/585 - Teaching the Early Adolescent: Middle School Methods
EDUC 705 - Basic Statistical Methods in Education - Graduate Statistics Course