Profile

Education

B.A., The University of Georgia, 1998
B.S.Ed., The University of Georgia, 1998
M.Ed., The University of Georgia, 2000
Ed.S., The University of Georgia, 2002
Ed.D., Georgia Southern University, 2007
M.Ed., Georgia Southern University, 2009

Biography

Dr. Lucy Bush is an associate professor of education. Prior to joining the Tift faculty, Dr. Bush taught at the elementary, middle, and secondary levels. She currently teaches graduate courses in elementary social studies methods, elementary and secondary planning and organizing, and curricular and instructional technology.

Teaching

Dr. Bush’s primary research interests include educational technology, English language acquisition, and social science education.

Publications

Hall, J., Bush, L., & Lacefield, W. (Accepted for publication). Teaching and learning the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics with Web 2.0 tools. In D. Polly (Ed.), Cases on technology and Common Core mathematics standards (pp. TBD). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Hall, J., & Bush, L. (2013). Incorporating the game of geocaching in K-12 classrooms and teacher education programs.  In J. Keengwe (Ed.), Pedagogical applications and social effects of mobile technology integration (pp. 79-97). Hershey, PA:  IGI Global.  DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-2985-1.ch005


Book Contributor

Gibson, D.C., Knezek, G, Redmond, P., & Bradley, E. (Eds.). (2014). Handbook of games and simulations in teacher education. Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Software

Hall, J., & Bush, L. (2014).  edTPA training module [Software].  Available from http://www.simschool.org.

Hall, J., & Bush, L.  (2012).  Algebra class_Solving quadratic equations [Software].  Available from http://www.simschool.org.

Refereed Journal Articles

Editorially Reviewed

Bush, L. (2012).  Voces nuevas en el Nuevo Sur: Latino/a immigrant youth in Georgia.  Journal of Curriculum Theorizing, 28(3), 40-56.

Hall, J. & Bush, L.  (2011).  Off the beaten trail: Geocaching and mathcaching in the classroom.  Reflections: Journal of the Georgia Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 55(3), 20-22.

Hall, J. & Bush, L.  (2010).  Solve and seek: Mathcaching in the classroom.  Reflections: Journal of the Georgia Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 55(1), 12-13.

Refereed Conference Proceedings

Bush, L. & Hall, J. (2013). Rethinking pre-service teacher training: Lessons learned with simSchool. In Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2013 (pp. 2550-2553). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Gibson, D., Anderson, K., Anderson, C., Bush, L., Hall, J., Diehl, H. & Redmond, P. (2013). simSchool simulations in teacher education and professional development. In Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2013 (pp. 2585-2588). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Hall, J. & Bush, L. (2013). Utilizing Web 2.0 tools to teach the K-12 Common Core State Standards for mathematics. In Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2013 (pp. 4124-4129). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Bush, L., Hall, J., Scott-Simmons, W. & Saulson, J. (2012). The impact of simSchool on teachers' sense of efficacy. In Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2012 (pp. 1755-1760). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Bush, L. & Hall, J. (2012).  iRead and iLearn:  Utilizing iOS applications in children’s literature.  In P. Resta (Ed.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2012 (pp. 2731-2733).  Chesapeake, VA:  AACE. 

Hall, J. & Bush, L. (2012).  Learning in the great outdoors:  Geocaching as an educational activity.  In P. Resta (Ed.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2012 (pp. 2834-2836).  Chesapeake, VA:  AACE. 

Bush, L. & Hall, J. (2011). Transforming teaching with technology: Using Web 2.0 tools to enhance on-line communication, collaboration, and creativity. In M. Koehler & P. Mishra (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2011 (pp. 3887-3890). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Bush, L. (2009).  Viva VoiceThread:  Integrating a Web 2.0 tool in the additional language classroom.  In I. Gibson et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2009 (pp. 3247-3251).  Chesapeake, VA:  AACE.