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EDLD Dissertation Defenses

The following are a list of defended or scheduled Educational Leadership Defenses during the 2020/2021 Academic Year

Name Defense Title Date Committee
James Carlisle Pre-Prospectus Leadership Attributes of CIO/Senior Technology Leaders in Higher Education 12/01/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Steven Tolman
Marsha Walker Pre-Prospectus Perceptions and Usage of Online Curricula in Intensive English Programs 11/17/2020, 9:00-11:00 AM Elise Cain, Chair
Cordelia Zinskie
Carl (Kip) Sorgen
Ashley M. Snyder Dissertation The Impact of an Intensive Blended Learning Reading Intervention on Standardized Assessment Scores 11/3/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Paul Brinson, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Lina Soares
Torri Jackson Dissertation The Impact of School Tasks on the Leadership Self-Efficacy of Principals and Assistant Principals 10/29/2020, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Richard Cleveland
Suzanne Miller
Tikki Middleton Dissertation The Relationship Between Co-Teaching Partnerships and Student Achievement 10/20/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Kymberly Harris
Kellie Gebhardt Dissertation “I Just Couldn’t Take it Any More”: A Phenomenological Study of Teacher Attrition 10/15/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Cordelia Zinskie
Brandon Hunt
Jeanne McGowan Pre-Prospectus College students attitudes towards mindfulness mobile applications: Socieconomic status comparison 10/14/2020, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Cordelia Zinskie
Pamela Wells
Zachary Gorman Prospectus Staffing Models Supporting Technology in Institutions of Higher Education 10/1/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Dan Calhoun, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Steven Tolman
Brad Boykin Pre-Prospectus Relationship between school climate and student achievement in middle schools 9/29/2020, 2:00-4:00 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Richard Cleveland
Suzanne Miller
David Murphy Dissertation The Relationship Between Servant Leadership and Teacher Retention and Student Achievement 9/24/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Teri Denlea Melton, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Paul Brinson
Ashley Snyder Prospectus The Impact of an Intensive Blended Learning Reading Intervention on Standardized Assessment Scores 9/21/2020, 3:00-5:00 PM Paul Brinson, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Lina Soares
Janetta Alabi-Isama Prospectus Leadership Preparation in Promoting Parent and Family Engagement 9/14/2020, 12:00-2:00 PM Carl (Kip) Sorgen, Chair
Meca Williams-Johnson
Paul Brinson
Andrew Dies Pre-Prospectus The relationship between adverse childhood experiences and resilence through the eyes of transition 9/2/2020, 2:30-4:30 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Pamela Wells
Jeremy Davis Pre-Prospectus Educational transformational leadership and teacher organizational citizenship behavior motives 8/27/2020, 2:30-4:30 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Bryan Griffin
Suzanne Miller
Deirdre Daniels Pre-Prospectus School leaders and teachers’ preparedness for online K-12 classrooms 8/26/2020, 2:30-4:30 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Marlynn Griffin
Taylor Norman
William Thigpen Pre-Prospectus Teacher Perceptions of Professional Learning Communities 8/25/2020, 2:30-4:30 PM Juliann Sergi McBrayer, Chair
Cordelia Zinskie
Kitty Crawford
Kacie Phipps Prospectus School Leaders’ Perceptions of Effective Teachers in Title I Schools 8/13/2020, 1:00-3:00 PM Paul Brinson, Chair
Antonio Gutierrez de Blume
Carl (Kip) Sorgen

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Last updated: 11/20/2020

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