Contact InformationChris.Myers-Baker@tulsacc.edu (918) 595-7711
Chris Myers Baker got her master's degree in Humanities from the University of Tulsa in 1976.. Her undergraduate degree was from the University of Illinois. She majored in French and Spanish education. She is a master teacher of the whole brain learning system known as OptimaLearning.. Chris received the Teaching Excellence award at TCC in 2007 and the Teaching Excellence award from NISOD in Austin, Texas in 2008. In her spare time , she sings and gives inspirational messages.
- Humanities 1
- Humanities 2
- Art and Identity
- American Humanities
- Hollywood's America
- Literature and Film
- French, Boys and Girls Learn Differently
- Bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois in French and Spanish education.
- Master's degree from the University of Tulsa humanities
Chris has spent many years in accelerated language learning practicing whole-brain learning techniques. She is also interested in how boys and girls learn differently and experience different brain development.
Publications & Presentations
Chris Myers-Baker has presented various workshops at conferences and around the TCC network of campuses.
Topics vary from Using Music in the Classroom to Movement in the Classroom. She also has given numerous workshops with Jane Varmecky on using brain breaks to stimulate learning.
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
Member of the Community College Humanities Association
- Teaching Excellence award from Tulsa Community College 2007
- Teaching Excellence award from NISOD in Austin, Texas 2008