Ohio University

Marcy Keifer Kennedy

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Director of the Center for Clinical Practice in Education
Clinical Practice in Education
McCracken Hall 433A

Marcy Keifer Kennedy holds the B.S. in Early Childhood Education and the M.Ed. from Ohio University. She currently serves as the Director of the OHIO Center for Clinical Practice in Education within The Patton College of Education. Her primary scholarly interests are mentoring teacher candidates and supporting new teachers. The Center supports a mission of positively impacting P-12 student learning. In working with the Center, Kennedy oversees the operations of eleven active partnerships, each with a unique structure and organization. The central purpose of the Center has been to foster and support outreach activities that connect the College with regional schools. The school/college partnerships focus on the improvement of classroom teaching, student engagement and student learning, mentoring, and inquiry.