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Professor of Teacher Education


  • Ed.D. Early Childhood Education, University of Mississippi
  • MA, Elementary Education, University of Mississippi
  • BA, Elementary and Early Childhood Education, University of Mississippi

Teaching Specialties

  • Graduate Programs in Early Childhood Infants/toddlers
  • Family involvement
  • Early childhood assessment

Research Interests

  • AI – Artificial Intelligence and Readers with Dyslexia    
  • The Needs of Children and Families in Rural Populations
  • Character-Centered Leadership  
  • Preparation of Early Childhood Teachers for PK Classrooms


  • Southern Early Childhood Association/Arkansas Early Childhood Association
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children

Beverly Boals Gilbert

Contact Information

P: (870) 680-8358


Building: Education
Room: 377