Rachael Schuetz

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Rachael Schuetz

Associate Professor of Practice, MAT/ B.S. Teaching: Elem. Ed & National Board Certified Teacher (she/her/hers)

Graduate & Research Center 236
650 SW Columbia Street
Bend, OR 97702
United States

D.Ed, Educational Leadership, University of Oregon
M.Ed, Teaching and Learning, University of Oregon
National Board Certified Teacher
B.A. Educational Studies, Minor: Special Education, University of Oregon

Rachael Schuetz is an associate professor of practice in the Master of Arts in Teaching and undergraduate teaching programs at OSU-Cascades. As a national board certified teacher, she enjoyed teaching in the primary grades over nine years, most of that spent in the Bend-La Pine Schools. In 2012, Rachael was honored as a finalist for the Bend-La Pine Schools Teacher of the Year award. Along with teaching and advising students in the elementary education programs, she continues her research in educational technology, teacher preparation, and elementary classrooms.

Honors and Awards

Winner of the OSU-Cascades Campus Culture Award, 2022
Nominee for Oregon Women in Higher Education’s Exemplary Emerging Professional Award, 2016
Finalist for Bend La Pine Schools’ Teacher of the Year, 2012
Nominee for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching, 2012
Winner of W.E. Miller Elementary School’s Excellence in Education Award, 2012
Winner Outstanding First Year Teacher of the Year, Yavapai County, AZ, 2007