University and Community Service
College of Education and Human Services
·NCATE Steering Committee (1999-Present)
·University Rank and Tenure Committee (2000-present)
·CEHS Educational Resources Committee
·Teaching, Learning, Technology Center Advisory Committee
·Teaching, Learning, Technology Center Events Committee
·NCAA Accreditation Self-Study Committee (1994-1995)
·Chair, NCAA Fiscal Integrity Subcommittee
·Committee on Integrity in Research and Scholarship
·Met regularly; heard complaints; interviewed witnesses; recommended solutions.
·Distance Learning Committee
·Mobile Computing Planning Task Force
·Chair, Instructional Delivery Team, Instructional Delivery Task Force (1996)
University Academic Computing Advisory Committee
Ramon Ramos Medal of Courage Committee
Representative, Consortium for School Networking
·Teaching, Learning Technology Roundtable 1996/1998
Middle States Self-Study Committee, Library Subcommittee
Met regularly; developed questionnaire; collected data.
·Long Range Campus Computing Goals Committee
·Chair, Faculty Association, College of Education and Human Services (1994-1995)
·Chair, CEHS Academic Disputes Grievance Board
·Chair, CEHS Technology Advisory Committee (1994-1998)
·CEHS Educational Policy Committee
·CEHS Graduate Studies Advisory Committee
·CEHS Rank and Tenure Committee
·Chair, CEHS Educational Resources Committee
·CEHS Dean's Advisory Council
Other University Service
Liaison to the Art Department for Museum Educators MA Program
Facilitate partnerships and activities with schools and businesses.
Spring Phonathon (1995).
Marshall at Commencement (1993-2001)
Faculty Technology Consultant and Peer Consultant for Instructional Improvement program participant
Shared Thanksgiving holiday with two SHU students from Chile (1997).
Responded to University request to provide assistance to Catholic Schools in Archdiocese:
Skeele, R. W. (1998, April) Technology and Pedagogy: Partners for the 21st Century. Keynote address and slides presented at the Archdiocese of Newark School Office Second Annual Technology Fair, Union, NJ.
Skeele, R. W., Daly, J. K., & Schall, P. L. (1998, March) Building Bridges in Public Education. Paper presented for the Education Advisory Board of The College of Saint Elizabeth, Convent Station, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1995). Integrating Technology in the Curriculum. Workshop presented for Catholic school teachers at the Diocesan Roundtable, Nutley, New Jersey.
Skeele, R. W. (1995). Multimedia and the Internet for Instruction. Workshop for teachers from Saint Cecilia's School, Kearny, NJ at Seton Hall University.
Other Community Service
1997-pres. Serve on Board of Directors – Essex County Technology Training Center
1997-pres. Technology Partner for Goals 2000 Grant Schools (Irvington, Summit, Orange, Englewood)
1997-1999 Lazar Middle School Technology Committee – Parent Council Representative
1993-1994 Den Leader – Boy Scouts of America
1993-pres. Montville Township Technology Advisory Committee (research; speaker)
1995-1996 Chair, Scholarship Committee, Mt. Lakes American Association of University Women
Presentations for the Community
Skeele, R. W. (2001). The One-Computer Classroom. Presentation for Cranford School District, Cranford, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (2001). Teaching with the Internet. Presentation for Cranford School District, Cranford, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1999, October). Teaching About Critical Human Issues in Computing. Paper and multimedia presentation at Kappa Delta Pi Education Honor Society Fall Meeting, South Orange, NJ.
Skeele, R. W., Daly, J. K., DePierro, J. & Szepkowski, G. (1998, June) Technology and the Curriculum: A Partnership for Learning. Workshop presented at the Essex County Educational Training Center Conference on Celebrating Today, Opportunities for Tomorrow: A Visionary Conference on the Use of Technology in Schools, South Orange, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1998). Welcome to the Internet. Presentation at Winchester Gardens (Senior Residence), West Orange, NJ.
Skeele, R. W., & Mustachio, N. (1996, June). The Internet – Searches, Listservs, and More. Spring workshop for the Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE). South Orange, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1997). Jean Craighead George: Translating Life Experiences into Adolescent Literature. Presentation for sixth grade literature students, Lazar Middle School, Montville, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1996, March). Computers, Multimedia, and All that Jazz: Can We Talk About Why You’re Not Using Technology. Paper and multimedia presentation at Educational Forum of the College of Education and Human Services Alumni Association and Kappa Delta Pi, South Orange, NJ.
Skeele, R. W. (1996, March). Women in Technology: Women’s History Month. Hilldale School, Pine Brook, NJ.