Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Linda Post co-directs the Metropolitan Milwaukee Teacher Education Program (MMTEP), which helps Milwaukee Public School (MPS) paraprofessionals complete their teacher certification. Her research interests include the selection of urban teachers, the training of teacher mentors, and classroom management.
Post is co-principal investigator for Teachers for a New Era, a $5 million grant funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York to improve the quality of teacher preparation.
Post is author of "Multicultural Teaching and Schooling." In addition, she is a consultant to the Milwaukee Teacher Education Center and to alternative certification programs nationally. She is a leader in conducting workshops in human relations training and diversity for university faculty and staff. Post earned her Ph.D. at Syracuse University.