JMU Research & Scholarship recently interviewed Russell (Rusty) Carlock, an ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and Social Studies teacher at Albemarle High School, about the impact of research and scholarship on his education and career. Dr. Carlock graduated from James Madison University with a B.A. in English (with a Creative Writing Minor), and then went on to earn a Master’s from the University of Virginia and both a Master’s and Doctor of Education from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education. Dr. Carlock was named the 2018 Virginia History Teacher of the Year, selected among 160 nominees from across the Commonwealth. Read more