Sonya Wisdom

By Emily Riddles


Sonya Wisdom, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Science Education at Kent State University. She taught middle school science for fourteen years in Athens, Georgia and Nassau, The Bahamas and later joined the faculty at The University of The Bahamas as an Assistant Professor of science education.  Sonya’s interests include the curriculum decisions of teachers in science education and helping teachers to design and enact action research related to their practice.  Her recent work includes working with high school teachers and their students from Pakistan, The Dominican Republic, and Cleveland, Ohio to develop service learning projects on local and global environmental issues.