Baron, Lindamichelle


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    EDD Teacher's College, Columbia University Cross Categorical Studies 1999 
    MA Teacher's College, Columbia University Reading 1976 
    BA New York University Childhood Education 1972 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    York College Assistant Professor Teacher Education 2003- Present 
    St. John's University Assistant Clinical Professor Teacher Education 2001-2003 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

    Cambridge College Adjunct Professor Teacher Education 2002-2004 
    SUNY Old Westbury Adjunct Professor English 1992-1995 
    College of New Rochelle Adjunct Professor English 1989-1993 
    College of New Rochelle Adjunct Professor Teacher Education 1985-1986 
  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    PS 21, Brookyn, New York Teacher 1972-1976 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Department Chairperson 2010 - 2014 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:

      Baron, L. The Lion & the Man. Garden City: Harlin Jacque Pub, 2010. .

      Baron, L. The Sun Is On: Poetry and Idea Book. Garden City, New York: Harlin Jacque Publications, 2009. .

      Baron, L. The Sun Is On, Teacher's Edition. Garden City, NY: Harlin Jacque Publication, 2009. .

      Baron, L. Rhythm & Dues: Poetry and Idea Book. Garden City, New York: Harlin Jacques Publications, 2009. .

      Baron, L. Anthongy Ant and Grady Grasshopper: Teacher Ancillaries. Garden City, New York: Harlin Jacques Publications, 2005. Picture Book.

      Baron, L. Anthony Ant and Grady Grasshopper. Garden City, New York: Publcations, 2005. .

      Baron, L. No More Chocolate Chips. Hawaii: Soma, LLC, Publications, 2005. Picture Book.

      Baron, L, Sicinski-Skeans, S. The Write Direction Textbook Series (K-5). Parsippany, NJ: Pearson Learning, 2001. Textbook Series.

      Baron, L, Michels, Tilde. The Red Mitten. Morristown, NJ: Silver Burdett Press, 1986. Picture Book.

    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Baron, L. "Talking to You: Multiple lessons and common core ELA applications of poetry." Florida English Journal. 48 (2) 2013: 42-48.

        Baron, L. "Close reading and personal connection: The power of poetry." Educator's voiceI. VI 2013: 48-53.

        Baron, L. "Heart and soul of a child." Statement:Journal of the Colorado Language Arts Society. 47 (2/3) 2011: 30-33.

        Baron, L. "Cleaning Our Creative Slates." Teaching Pre-K-8. 30:7 2000: 52-53.

        Baron, L. "When I Grow Up." Instructor Magazine. 102:6 1993: 33+.

      2. Chapters in Books:

        Baron, L. "Critical Conversations Using Poetry to Empower Adolescent Girls of African Descent to Effectively Address their Sexual Health and Well-being." Black Girls and Adolescents: Facing the Challenge. 2015: .

        Baron, L. "The Lion and the Man." Tales with Tails. 2006: .

        Baron, L. "What's in a Name?." Reading Comprehension Workshop: Reflections. 1995: .

        Baron, L. "Hugs and Kisses, Go Away." Families: Poems Celebrating the African American Experience. 1994: .

        Baron, L. "Daddy's Little Girl." Pass It On: African American Poetry for Children. 1994: .

      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Critical Literacies and Poetry as Pedagogy Empowering Adolescent Girls" November 19-23, 2014: National Alliance of Black School Educators.

    "If You Like It You Shoulda…”: Addressing Sexuality In Adolescent Girls Of Color Through Critical Literacy And Health Literacy (Poster Presentation)" June 2014: 6th Annual Health Disparities Conference.

  9. Patents


  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Excellence in Education Honoree, National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa Inc, Beta Epsilon Chapter,: 2014.

    Literacy Advocate, Literacy Suffolk Tribute: 2014.

    Outstanding Educator Award, NYC Middle School Principals Association: 2013.

    Educator of the Year National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa/Beta Omicron Chapter: 2012.

    Unsung Heroine, The Council of the City of New York, Queens, NY: 2012.

    Rosa Parks Award, Operation Get Ahead, Hempstead, NY: 2010.

    Educator Award, The Jessie Banks Foundation, Englewood, New Jersey: 2009.

    25 Influential Black Women in Business Award, The Network Journal, New York, NY: 2008.

    Friend of Education Award, Association of Black School Educators of New York Annual Scholarship: 2007.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Department Chair: July 1, 2010-June 30, 2014.

      Chair of Assessment Committee: June 30, 2014-June 1, 2015.

      Member Assessment Committee: August 2006-June 1, 2015.

      Member Curriculum Committee: June 30, 2014-June 1, 2015.

      Chair Field and Clinical Committee: August 2007-2010.

      Member Field & Clinical Committee: August, 2004-2007 & June 1, 2014-2015.

      Member Admission and Retention Committee: August, 2004-June 1, 2015.

      Member P&B: August, 2004-June 1, 2015.

      Faculty Caucus Representative: August, 2003-June 2010.

      Counselor Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society, Xi Lambda Chapter: August 2008-June 1, 2015.

    2. Service to the School
    3. Service to the College

      President's Commencement Committee: June 2010-June 2013.

      Graduation support: Chair of Receptions Sub-Committee, Voice of Graduation, Master of Ceremony: June 2010 & 2011.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    President, Nassau CountyNew York_Alliance of Black School Educators: .

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    President Nassau County New York Alliance of Black School Educators: March 2015.

    Chair of Arts Facet, The Links Incorporated, Long Island Chapter: May 2012-present.

    Member National Alliance of Black School Educators: 2003-present.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      EDUC 280 Child and Adolescent Development for Teachers 
      EDUC 283 Educational Psychology: Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms 
      EDUC 340 Secondary and Middle School Literacy in the Content Area 
      EDUC 390 Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education I: Learning Goals & Assessments 
      EDUC 395 Curriculum and Methods in Subject Specific (K-12) Educations I: Learning Goals and Assessments 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Special Education Minor, Work in Progress-Special Education Minor.

Baron, Lindamichelle

Baron, Lindamichelle
Assistant Professor
Teacher Education