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Alisa Cooper

Freshman Composition, banned books, African American literature, eLearning, ecourses, educational technology

Contact Information

Office Number: 
Phone number: 
(623) 845-4915
Office Hours: 
Monday and Wednesday 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 8-9 p.m. (Online only)
Tuesday 10:30-11:30 a.m. (Writing Center)
Thursday 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (05-118)
Friday 10:30-11:30 a.m. (Online) or On Campus by appointment only

My Biography

As an English professor at Glendale Community College, Alisa teaches hybrid and online freshman composition and literature courses. Alisa currently serves as an assistant chair/eCourses coordinator for the English Department and works with faculty to create and/or improve their online/hybrid courses. She also evaluates all online/hybrid instructors and courses in the English department. She currently serves as eCourses Faculty Lead for the college, and recently completed a research project on discussion tools in online/hybrid courses as a MIL Fellow (2012-13). 

This will be Alisa’s 24th year teaching. She taught 2 years at Deer Valley HS in Phoenix, 2 years at Westwood HS in Mesa, AZ, and 4 years at Central Arizona College before moving up to the Maricopa District. Alisa started at South Mountain CC in 1998, where she taught for 11 years, and she recently transferred to Glendale CC in 2009. Before starting her teaching career, she studied mass communications at Phoenix College. Later she changed her major and location and earned a B.A. degree in English Literature from California State University, Bakersfield in 1989, and a M.Ed. degree in English Secondary Education from Northern Arizona University in 1993. She finished her doctorate in Instructional Technology and Distance Education at Nova Southeastern University in 2006.

Classes I Teach

Spring 2018
Course Name Sect Campus
ENG102 First-Year Composition 13005 GCC MAIN
ENG102 First-Year Composition 13022 GCC MAIN