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Dr. Jason Parker

Associate Dean
Associate Professor


  • BS, Gardner-Webb University
  • MA, Gardner-Webb University
  • MA, Appalachian State University
  • EdS, Appalachian State University
  • EdD, Gardner-Webb University

Professional Experience

  • Previous Elementary Teacher
  • Previous Middle School Administrator
  • Previous LEA Licensure Specialist
  • Other various responsibilities: Director of Undergraduate Clinical Experiences; supervise faculty in the School of Education undergraduate programs; coordinate elementary and middle grades clinical council; coordinate Clinical Experience council

Courses Taught

  • All courses in the elementary and middle grades programs
  • All courses in the Masters of Teacher Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction Program
  • Various courses in the EdD in Curriculum and Instruction program

Dissertation Title

  • An Analysis of Individual Teachers' Development of Instruction Based on ClassScape Program Data

Areas of Research Interests/Expertise

  • Mixed Methods
  • Teacher Leadership
  • Technology
  • Action Research
  • Case Study