About Me

Dennis Vander Plaats

Dennis Vander Plaats
Emeritus Professor of Education


Dennis teaches middle school curriculum and instruction at the graduate and undergraduate levels. He also serves as Chair of the Education Department and as Director of Teacher Education. Dennis received his B.A. in secondary education from Dordt College, his B.A. in elementary education from Sioux Falls College, his M.A. from Augustana College, and his Ed.D. from the University of South Dakota.