Robert Everett, Ph.D.
Robert Everett received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in science education from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1989. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in botany and his Master of Science degree in biology from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1974 and 1977, respectively. He is currently an Associate Professor of Science Education at the University of Central Florida where his primary teaching duties include teaching science methods to elementary and early childhood education majors. He also teaches graduate science education methods courses. Dr. Everett has presented at state and national science conferences and has published in science education journals. His current educational research interests include using original concept specific science songs in the teaching of science to children and the frequency of GLOBE teacher data input. He has received grants funded by the Florida Department of Education, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Florida Space Grant Consortium. He has made numerous public school presentations and has conducted teacher development workshops in alternative assessment and inservice hands-on science. He is also a supporter of local, regional, state, and international science fairs.