Faculty and Staff

Petree, Rhonda

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Rhonda Petree


Start Year: 2011

Office: 264 Kleinpell Fine Arts
Phone: 715-425-4520



M.A., ESL, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2010
B.A., History and Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999

Courses Taught

ENGL 101 English for International Students
ENGL 201 Investigating Ideas: Reading, Writing, and the Disciplines for English Language Learners
ENGL 211 Introduction to TESOL: Reading and Writing
ENGL 252 Multicultural Education: Language, Media, and Philosophy
ENGL 322 Language Acquisition
ENGL 373 Techniques in Tutoring: TESOL Practicum
TED 432 English Techniques
ENGL 450 Non-Native speakers in the Midwest
TED 428 TESOL Techniques
ESL courses in the English Language Transition Program

Professional Affiliations

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL)
Fulbright Association
Minnesota TESOL (MinneTESOL)
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
Wisconsin Association of International Educators (WAIE)
Wisconsin Association for Talented & Gifted (WATG)

Professional Awards

U.S. Fulbright Scholar, Narva Collage, University of Tartu, Estonia, 2018-2019
UWRF Evidence-Based Teaching Fellow, 2017-2018
UWRF College of Arts and Sciences Excellence in Service Award, 2015
Ruth Crymes TESOL Academy Fellowship, 2013
UWRF Compass Award for Outstanding Advising and Support for First Year Students, 2012

Research Interests:

      Teaching and learning strategies, English language learners, teacher education, and professional development.