Shannon A Mokoro

Shannon A Mokoro

Professional Details

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: AB-011
Phone: 978-542-6610
Email: shannon.mokoro@salemstate.edu
Resume: Shannon A Mokoro [DOC 61KB]
Website: http://www.salemstate.edu/~smokoro

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1107 03 SWK102 Social Welfare Past and Present
1115 01 SWK270 Understanding Diversity and Culture Competence in Human Service
1116 02 SWK270 Understanding Diversity and Culture Competence in Human Service
2883 S1 SWK270 Understanding Diversity and Culture Competence in Human Service
3812 03 SWK270 Understanding Diversity and Culture Competence in Human Service
4046 D2 SWK510 Directed Study in the Generalist Approach
4121 03 SWK200 Social Services Volunteer Practicum
4212 06 SWK515 Directed Study in Social Work

Professional Interests

1) Cultural Competence in Social Work Practice 2) Faith-based Social Service - in particular urban and multicultural churches that engage in the provision of social services 3) Social service provision & other sssues related to immigration, in particular for and with West Africans 4) Social Service provision for women 5) Curriculum Development

Responsibilities

Coordinate BSW Field Education

Teach in the BSW Program:  SWK 200 - Social Service Volunteer Practicum; SWK 301 - Generalist Practice I; SWK 270 - Race, Class, and Ethnicity SWK 406 & 407 - Field Seminar I & II

Selected Presentations

Mokoro, S.A. and Connolly, P. (November 2008). Appreciating the Reaffirmation Process: A Tool for Socializing New and Returning Faculty. Paper presented at the Annual Program Meeting for the Council on Social Work Education. Philadelphia, PA.

Mokoro, S.A. (November 2008). Live and In Color: Using Popular Culture and Technology to Teach Issues of Diversity. Electronic Poster presented at the Annual Program Meeting for the Council on Social Work Education. Philadelphia, PA>

Butler, S.A. and Messina, L. (October 2006). Creating an Interactive-Intercampus Social Learning Environment. Paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Two-Year College Showcase of Best Practices, Innovations, and Teaching Excellence conference sponsored by the College Board of New England; Worcester, Massachusetts.

Butler, S.A. (2004, April). Racial Uplift, Social Progress, and Self-Determination: The creation of education institutions by the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association; San Diego, California.

Butler, S.A. (2003, April). Carter G. Woodson: Black Curriculum Theorist. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association; Chicago, Illinois.

Personal Interests

Playing tennis (when it is not snowing), traveling, wine-tasting, crochetting & knitting.