Carla C. Johnson

Carla C. Johnson is an international scholar in STEM education. Her research has informed STEM education policy both in the United States and abroad. Johnson has over 100 publications to date, including research on effective STEM teaching and learning, programs and schools, and has authored STEM curriculum for use in the United States and in China. Her recent book, STEM Road Map: A Framework for Integrated STEM Education has served as a guide for both STEM policy and practice in systemic reform. Johnson serves as the director of research for the Department of Defense-funded Army Education Outreach Program that provides STEM opportunities for students in elementary school through college. She also is editor of the School Science and Mathematics journal and has received nearly $50 million in funding to support research and development in STEM education. Johnson is a professor of science education in the College of Education at Purdue University. She received her doctorate from the University of Cincinnati in curriculum and instruction with emphasis in science education.

Bibliography from Purdue University Press