Kathryn Teixeira, Ph.D.

Kathryn Teixeira

Position Title
Assistant Professor of Teaching



  • Ph.D. - Agricultural Education, Oklahoma State University
  • M.S. - Agriculture with specialization in Agricultural Education, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
  • B.S. - Agricultural Science, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

Research Interests

Evaluation of informal teacher mentoring and in-service in school-based agricultural education; Inclusion of students with special needs in school-based agricultural education; Teachers’ use of social media as a means for increased social capital in agricultural education.

Selected Publications

Teixeira, K. L., & Edwards, M. (2020). Teaching Students with Special Needs in School-Based, Agricultural Education: A Historical Inquiry. Journal of Research in Technical Careers, 4 (1). https://doi.org/10.9741/2578-2118.1066

 Settle, Q., Teixeira, K., Bechtold, R., Shoulders, C., & King, A. (2020). Coauthor network analysis of journal of agricultural education articles from 2008-2017. Journal of Agricultural Education, 61(2), 115-127. https://doi.org/10.5032/jae.2020.02115