Richard K. Dow

Master of Arts in Teaching

Richard K. Dow


Middle School Education, High School Education


ESOL, Multiple Subjects, Social Studies

Letter of Recommendation

Teaching Strengths

  • Knowledge of content and educational theory
  • Planning, delivery, and assessment of instruction
  • Classroom management and organization
  • Human relationship skills
  • Understanding the importance of continuing education and personal growth


  • George Fox University, BS 2000 (business management and information systems)
  • Willamette University, MAT


Student Teaching

  • South Salem High School, Salem, Oregon, sophomore social studies and junior economics; and sophomore ESOL sheltered classroom, social studies

Practicum Teaching

  • Whiteaker Middle School, Salem, Oregon, 6th grade social studies, fall 2011

Other Classroom Experience:

  • Instructor, college business and computer courses, Sheridan Federal Correction Institution, Sheridan, Oregon, 2001-2003, contracted through Central Texas College


Student Teaching Supervisor

  • Scott Dufault, South Salem High School, Salem, Oregon

Practicum Supervisor

University Supervisor