Monica Plantan

Monica Plantan

Instructor of Educational Psychology

Curriculum Vitae

Phone:765-285-8500

Room:TC 505

Department: Department of Educational Psychology


About Monica Plantan

Monica Plantan has more than 35 years of experience as an educator at all levels, with over 20 of those years as a teacher of students with advanced potential. She writes curriculum for high ability learners and serves as President of the Indiana Association for the Gifted. Monica received a 2017 Curriculum Studies Award from the National Association for Gifted Children and was named Indiana Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted in 2012.

Professional Experience

  • Lecturer (2017-Present). Department of Educational Psychology. Gifted and Talented Education License and Certificate Program
  • Instructor (2015-2017). Department of Educational Psychology. Gifted and Talented Education License and Certificate Program
  • High Ability Classroom Teacher (1996-2015). Zionsville Community Schools. Zionsville, IN
  • Previous experience as an educator in Illinois and Arizona

Education

License/Endorsement in Gifted and Talented Education

Purdue University

Master of Science in Education; Reading Specialist

Illinois State University

Bachelor of Science in Education

Illinois State University

Research and Publications

  • Plantan, M. (2017). Honor Through the Ages. Indiana Department of Education; Indiana High Ability Language Arts Curriculum Unit
  • Plantan, M. (2013). Power of the Mind. Indiana Department of Education; Indiana High Ability Language Arts Curriculum Unit