Dr. Hensley serves in the Education department and enjoys planning learning experiences to engage pre-service teachers in active exploration of concepts related to teaching and learning.
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN Degrees earned:
B.S. in Early Childhood Education
M.A.in Early Childhood Education (research)
Ph.D. in Early Childhood Education
Dr. Hensley’s research interests include: the use of the physical classroom environment design a as tool for teaching and learning (dissertation topic); the impact of teachers’ philosophical beliefs and perceptions on classroom environment design (these topic); STEM education; and the benefits and outcomes of trauma-informed care and education.