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Lois A. Stanciak

Lois A. Stanciak

Lois A. Stanciak, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor, Education

(630) 942-2974
Office: Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2808C

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Interdisciplinary Curriculum and Instruction
  • Brain Based Teaching and Learning
  • Developmental Guidance
  • Alternative Assessments
  • Cooperative Learning


Current Projects:

  • Illinois Community College Board
  • Illinois Association of Supervision and *Curriculum Development Board
  • Association of Supervision and Curriculum *Development Interdisciplinary Facilitator
  • National Staff Development Council
  • Illinois Staff Development Council


Selected Publications, Presentations, Books:

  • Connections Interdisciplinary Newsletter
  • Master the Deck Writing Pogram Presentations



  • Ed.D. Vanderbilt University
  • M.A. University of Chicago
  • M.A. St. Xavier University
  • C.A.S. National-Louis Unviersity
  • B.A. St. Xavier University


Administrative Positions Held:

  • Director of Assessment, Guidance, and Fine Arts
  • Associate Principal
  • Assistant Principal
  • Director of Student Services
  • Special Education & Gifted Coordinator


Awards and Recognitions:

  • IASCD Winn Research Award
  • Harvard Graduate School of Education Principal Center
  • Southland Outstanding Achievment in Education
  • Illinois School Counseling Association Advocate of the Year
  • St. Xavier University Oustanding Research Award
  • ASCD Network Facilitator