Robert Askey, EdD

Associate Dean of College of Health and Human Services,
Director of Interprofessional Education,
Interim Director of the School of Education
Robert Askey
School of Education, CHHS Dean's Office
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Dr. Robert Askey graduated in 2001 with a Master's in Education from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts with a focus in educational technology. Dr. Askey was an employee of the Clark County School District (CCSD) in Southern Nevada for more than 14 years. While with CCSD, he worked as a fifth grade teacher, middle school technology instructor, publications instructor, and Educational Computing Strategist (ECS). He graduated with his Doctor of Education degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida with a focus in Organizational Leadership in 2007 and began working as a faculty member with Touro University Nevada in 2008.

  • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL, 2007
  • M.Ed. in Educational Technology, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA, 2001
  • B.A. in Elementary Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, 1995
  • Nevada Department of Education License: - Elementary K-8
  • Endorsements: - Computer Literacy - Computer Applications
  • CTEV 629 C- Presentation and Learning Applications
  • CTEV 629 E- Web Resources for K-12 Teachers
  • CTEV 629 F- Introduction to Online Education
  • Askey, R., Brown, S. (2013). Technology in the Classroom. Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada
  • Askey, R., (2013). Blackboard Quiz Generator. Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada
  • Askey, R., (2012). Poll Everywhere. Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada
  • Askey, R. (2012). Open Education Resources. Tech Jam Technology Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Askey, R. (2012). Screencasting with Jing. Tech Jam Technology Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Askey, R., Zobel, S., Hagman, W., and Scott, E. (2012). Lets Grow Dendrites: Engaging Students. Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada
  • Askey, R. (2011). Voice Thread: to Engage, Collaborate and Connect. The 21st Century Instructional Technology Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Askey, R., Cruz, D., and Litterini, E. (2010). Google Search Tools. Clark County School District Secondary Education Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nominated for Employee of the Year, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada (2013)
  • Rave Review, Clark County School District, Las Vegas, Nevada (2008)
  • Letter of Commendation, Becker Middle School, Las Vegas, Nevada (2005)
  • Letter of Commendation, Ruthe Deskin Elementary, Las Vegas, Nevada (2002)
  • Association of School Curriculum and Development- member (2010-present)
  • Clark County Education Association Senator- (an elected position; 1997)
  • Computer Using Educators- (2009-2013)
  • Educational Computing Strategists Advisory Council- (2008-2010)
  • Educause- member (2010-2013)
  • 2019-Present; Associate Dean of College of Health and Human Services, Henderson, NV
  • 2015-2019: Director, School of Education, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, NV
  • 2010- 2015: Full Time Instructional Experience, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, NV
  • 2008-2010: Adjunct Instructional Experience, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, NV 
  • 2006-2010: K-12 Teaching Educational Computing Strategist, Becker Middle School, Las Vegas, NV 
  • 2004-2006: Administration of the School Network & Implementation of Educational Technology Computer Literacy, Publications & Multimedia Becker Middle School, Las Vegas, NV
  • 2001-2004: Fifth Grade Teacher, Ruthe Deskin Elementary, Las Vegas, NV