ABOUT OUR FACULTY

Founded by former university faculty and researchers, Learning Sciences International employs only the most highly qualified professionals as staff developers—those with extensive real-world classroom experience.

Karin Johnson, PhD

Karin Johnson, PhD

Karin Johnson was a middle school administrator for 18 years;13 as a principal in central Texas until her retirement in 2016. Before that she taught Choir and Language Arts in New Mexico and Texas. She holds a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of New Mexico, a Master’s of Music from The University of Texas at Austin, a Master’s in Middle Management from Texas State University-San Marcos, and a PhD in School Improvement from Texas State University-San Marcos.

Karin’s dissertation addressed the importance of ongoing formative assessment, student goal-setting and reflection, and the need for educators to stay the course, especially during standardized testing season.