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Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

Create Without Ceasing

Education

  • Ed.D., Organizational Leadership and Development, Cornerstone University (in progress)
  • M.Ed., Early Childhood, Grand Valley State University (1998)
  • B.A., Elementary Education, Calvin College (1990)

Research Interests

  • Teacher self efficacy
  • Diffusion of innovation
  • School leadership

Kim Hofstra, M.Ed.

  • Assistant Professor of Education

  • Traditional Undergraduate Teacher Education Division

Education

  • Ed.D., Organizational Leadership and Development, Cornerstone University (in progress)
  • M.Ed., Early Childhood, Grand Valley State University (1998)
  • B.A., Elementary Education, Calvin College (1990)

Research Interests

  • Teacher self efficacy
  • Diffusion of innovation
  • School leadership

Professor Kimberly Hofstra is an assistant professor of education at Cornerstone University. Professor Hofstra uses her passion for early elementary education and curriculum development to teach classes such as Early Childhood Education, Methods and Assessment as well as Infant Toddler Development, Methods & Practicum.

Professor Hofstra received her Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Calvin University. She then received her Master of Arts in Early Childhood (ZA Endorsement) from Grand Valley State University and is currently in Cornerstone’s Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership and Development program.

In her spare time, Professor Hofstra is a GEMS club coordinator at Seymour Christian Reformed Church and is active in the Grand Rapids GEMS clubs. She also enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and three children.

Hobbies

  • Love spending time with family and friends
  • Serving in the GEMS ministry
  • Hiking
  • Running

Campus Involvement

  • Teacher Education Steering Committee
  • International Programs Committee

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.