Dr. DeHart serves as the Chair of the Education Department and the Division Chair
of Professional Studies. She teaches a large variety of education courses for the
undergraduate teacher education program and in the online master of education program.
In addition to teaching, she is the Educational Preparation Provider for state and
national accreditation and the certification officer.
The research interest she has is quantitative in nature, with a focus on multicultural
and diversity education, reflective learning, and impact of experiential learning.
Recently, she has been involved in diversity and cultural responsive teaching. On
campus, she has worked with students in promoting diversity and creating activities
on campus that celebrate diversity and building bridges between our diverse population
Favorite Bible verses are:
Mark 12:30-31 and Micah 6:8
Curriculum and Instruction
Diversity and Multicultural Education
The Dale Larson Teacher of Achievement Award, York College, 2009
Nebraska Council for the Social Studies Outstanding Educator Award, 2011
Delta Kappa Gamma International Education Scholarship Award, 2010
Lucile Cornetet Professional Development Award, Delta Kappa Gamma
Volunteer at East Hill Church of Christ
Nebraska Women's' Corrections Center
Mentor to students on the York University campus
Book Club on the York University campus
Diversity Club on the York University campus