M.S. Art Education
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samantha shoppell is working towards her Masters in Art Education at the Pennsylvania State University. She earned her BFA in Art Education with a minor in Japanese at the University of South Carolina. As a recently returned alumnus of the JET Programme (Shizuoka, 2011-2015), samantha is continuing her studies and practice in Japanese language and culture alongside her art education work. Her interests include cross-cultural and comparative education, children's use of new media, and materiality in art education. She also studies kimono and ukiyo-e Japanese woodblock prints.