Joshua Rashon Streeter is an Assistant Professor of Theatre Education and heads the Theatre Education Licensure Program at James Madison University. His teaching focuses on pre-service and in-service education in K-12 schools, Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA), musical theatre, and arts integration. Joshua’s scholarship analyzes the pedagogies used in rehearsals and classrooms and considers the relationship between process and product in a creative experience.
Joshua was named the 2015 Winifred Ward Scholar from the American Alliance for Theatre and Education (AATE). He was one of the twelve writers for the National Theatre Standards and has worked as a consultant for numerous state departments of education. Joshua has created and facilitated workshops across the nation, including the American Alliance for Theatre and Education National Conference, Educational Theatre Association National Conference, Woodruff Arts Center Educator Conference, NYU Forum on Educational Theatre, National Association for the Education of Young Children National Conference, Tennessee Arts Academy, and Drama for Schools Summer Institute.
Joshua holds degrees from Millikin University, Emerson College, Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Texas at Austin.