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  • Doctor of Philosophy, ABD, Capella University – Minneapolis, MN

Dissertation-An Investigation of the Differences between Early Childhood Education Teacher Interns’ Perceptions of Their Performance and Their Supervisors’ Evaluations of Their Performance

(Expected completion in December 2013)

  • Education Specialist Degree, Reading, Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL, 1999
  • Masters of Science, Special Education, University of South Alabama, 1988
  • Bachelor of Science, Special/Elementary Education, Mississippi State University, 1985

Courses Taught

  • ECH    3063    Individualizing Programs for Children and Families
  • ECH    3086    Integration of Technology into the Curriculum
  • ECH    3093    Assessing and Evaluation Student Behavior
  • MLED 3023    Assessing and Evaluating Student Behavior
  • MLED 3086    Integration of Technology into the Curriculum
  • RDNG 3203    Foundations of Reading
  • RDNG 4313    Methods and Materials in Reading
  • RDNG 4343    Reading in the Content Areas Middle and Secondary Schools
  • RDNG 4403    Early Literacy: Theory and Practice
  • RDNG 480v    Special Topics Non Traditional Reading I
  • RDNG 480v    Special Topics Non Traditional Reading II


       (Graduate Level Classes)

  • ECH    6423    Documenting Young Children’s Learning and Development
  • RDNG 5803    Special Topics Technology Tools For Teaching Reading
  • RDNG 6013    Theories, Issues, and Methods of Reading
  • RDNG 6243    Reading in the Digital Age
  • RDNG 6313    Current Theory and Practice in Teaching Reading
  • RDNG 6323    Diagnostic and Remedial Procedures in Reading
  • RDNG 6333    Reading Practicum I:  Diagnosis and Intervention
  • RDNG 6343    Reading Issues For School Supervisors and Administrators
  • RDNG 6353    Reading Practicum II Leadership in Literacy
  • RDNG 6363    Seminar in Reading
  • RDNG 6493    Advanced Reading Methods and Intervention
  • RDNG 6801    Independent Study for Reading


  • Society for Informational Technology and Teacher Education
  • International Reading Association
  • Arkansas Reading Association
  • Crowley’s Ridge Reading Council
  • Arkansas Association of College for Teacher Educators