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Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
The University of Toledo
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Gillham Hall, 5th floor
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The University of Toledo
Main Campus
MS 921
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

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Ruth Ann Easterwood
Gillham Hall Room 5000

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Department Chair:

Dr. Edward Janak
Gillham Hall Room 5000C
(419) 530-4114

Educational Theory & Social Foundations Program


Below are some of the graduates of the Educational Theory and Social Foundations program including what they studied at UT and what they have been working on since graduating. We hope their stories inspire you throughout your studies.


Fuad Al-Darweesh

Fuad Al-Daraweesh
Fuad Al-Daraweesh graduated in the fall of 2010 majoring in Philosophy of Education. His focus is on human rights, peace, and democratic education. He is working on a book which is expected to be published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2014. Currently he is the associate editor of In Factis Pax: an online journal for social justice and peace education. 

Mohammad Shuibat
I am from Bethlehem, Palestine. I got my PhD from the University of Toledo in 2007 in Theory and Social Foundations of Education. My focus while being in the program was on the issues of social justice, human rights peace and democratic education and critical pedagogy. Since my graduation, I have been teaching at the college of Educational Sciences at Al Quds University in Palestine. I teach both graduate and undergraduate level courses mainly in educational administration and other areas. 
Last Updated: 6/9/16