Cloutier_E
Associate Professor, Education

401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Box: S
Tampa, FL 33606
(813) 257-3411
ecloutier@ut.edu

Edward F. Cloutier


Education
1970 Northern Illinois University, B.S.
1972 Northern Illinois University, M.S.
1974 Northern Illinois University, CAS
1980 University of Illinois, Ed.D
Courses Taught
Foundations of Education: Historical, Philosophical and Sociological Components of the American Educational System
Social Studies
Methods
Career Specialties
Edward Cloutier focuses on the recognition and development of the characteristics of effective teaching.
Professional and Community Activities:
Since graduate school, Cloutier has sought to determine those characteristics that distinguish effective teachers from average. He has surveyed school principals and consolidated several dozen characteristics into three basic areas: instructional skills, classroom management and professionalism.

He is the author and project manager for the Collegial Teacher Enhancement Project. He consults with the Hillsborough County Schools in grant preparation and evaluation. Cloutier has a passion for baseball and has served as an umpire for games from little league through college.