Dr. Anita Sanders

Assistant Professor, Ed.D.

adsanders@gardner-webb.edu
704-406-2199


Education

  • BS, North Carolina Central University
  • MA, Fayetteville State University
  • EdS, South Carolina State University
  • EdD, South Carolina State University

Courses Taught

  • MELS 697 – Executive Leadership Internship
  • MELS 601 - Executive Leadership in the 21st Century
  • MELS 603 - Resource Management for the 21st Century
  • MELS 604 – 21st Century Curriculum and Instructional Development
  • MELS 605 – 21st Century School Leadership
  • EDUC 633 – Special Topic for Elementary Teachers
  • EDUC 697 – Capstone Seminar
  • MELS 645 - 21st Century Trends and Issues
  • MELS 614 - Measurement and Assessment
  • MELS 620 - Methods of Research
  • EDUC 250 - Teaching in 21st Century Schools
  • EDUC 302 - Literacy Foundations
  • EDUC 632 - Measurement, Assessment and Action Research for 21st Century
  • EDUC 631 - Curriculum Foundations for Development of 21st Century Teacher Leaders
  • EDUC 311 - Fine Arts Integration
  • MAED 330 - Methods of Teaching Mathematics
  • EDUC 312 - Literacy Practicum
  • EDUC 306 - Language and Literacy Methods
  • EDUC 250 - Teaching in 21st Century Schools

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2015 NYAR Workplace Bullying Poster Session, 2nd Place honors
  • 2014 NYAR Bullytics Poster Session, 2nd Place honors

  • 2013 NYAR Bullytics Poster Session, 2nd Place honors

  • Innovative Teaching of Economic Concepts Grades 4-6
  • Outstanding Elementary Mathematics Teacher of North Carolina
  • Grant Recipient of Florence Rogers Charitable Trust
  • Grant Recipient of U.S. Department of Education Scholarship

Publications

  • Sanders, A.  (2000).  Building on our accomplishments to enhance school and university collaboration and renewal:  The new PDS Model.  Teachers as Leaders, 2 (1), 21-25. 

Dissertation Title

  • The Impact of Traditional Versus Alternative Teacher Preparation Programs on Novice Teachers' Perceptions of Preparedness to Teach in Five Rural School Districts in South Carolina

Areas of Research Interests/Expertise

  • Reading
  • Higher Education
  • Educator Preparatory Programs