Academics

LMU Graduate Faculty


Dr. Patricia Clark   Patricia D. Clark
 
Assistant Professor, Graduate Educaton
  423.869.6374
  patricia.clark@lmunet.edu







Education

EdD in Curriculum and Instruction, University of Tennessee (1984)
MS in Curriculum and Insturction, University of Tennessee (1980)
BS in Secondary Education, University of Tennessee (1967)

Other Teaching Experience

  • Alcoa High School, English and Theatre teacher (1981-2005)
  • University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Field Experience Instructor (1980-1981)
  • Cocke County High School, English, Theatre and Speech teacher (1969-1973)
  • Evans Elementary School, Lead Reading Teacher, Grades 5-7 (1973-1974)
  • Cocke County High School, English, Theatre and Speech teacher (1974-1980)
Related Professional Experiences
  • Cocke County High School, English Department Chair (1975-1980)
  • Alcoa High School, English Department Chair (1985-1987 and 1998-2005)
  • University of Tennessee, Upward Bound Instructor (1985-1987)
  • Tennessee Department of Education, Career Ladder Teacher Evaluator (1988-1989)
  • Tennessee Department of Education, Professional Development and Leadership Activities Evaluator (1989-1994)
  • Tennessee Department of Education, Editor of English 10 Gateway Exam (1999)
Consulting/Outside Training
  • SACS Evaluation Team, Gibbs High School (2004)
  • SACS Evaluation Team, Powell High School (2003)
  • SACS Evaluation Team, Central High School (2002)
  • SACS Evaluation Team, Jefferson Junior High (2002)
  • Tennessee Board of Examiners, King College (2002)
  • English 10 Gateway Exam Bias Committee (2002)
Honors and Awards

  • Alcoa High School Teacher of the Year (2005)
  • Humanities Outreach of Tennessee, Teacher of the Year (2004)
  • Who's Who Among America's Teachers (1996, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005)
  • WBIR Teacher Award, English (1995)
  • NEH Institute, Virginia Commonwealth (1995)
  • Tennessee Arts Academy, Belmont (1994, 1995, 1997)
  • Tennessee Board of Examiners (1994-1998)
  • NEH Institute, Florence, Italy (1992)
  • Alcoa High School Leadership Team (1990-1995)
  • Knoxville Chamber Leadership Class (1991)
  • NEH Institute, University of Illinois-Chicago (1988)
  • Alcoa High School Teacher of the Year (1988)
  • Governor's Writing Academy (1986)
  • NEH Institute, Ohio Wesleyan University (1986)
  • Career Ladder III Teacher (1985)
  • Stokely Fellows Program (1984)
  • Outstanding Women of Achievement (1984)
  • Phi Kappa Phi (1984)             
Professonal Presentations

  • Plagiarism Workshop, Alcoa High School (2003)
  • Seasons of All Natures: Sleep, ACA Conference (2007)
  • Seasons of All Natures: Sleep, Equity Workshop (2008)
  • Seasons of All Natures: Sleep, MSERA Conference (2008)

Publications

  • "Season of All Natures," Tennessee Educational Leadership (2007)
  • Alcoa High School Research Manual (2003)
Professonal and Scholarly Affiliations
  • Associaton for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Edutopia
  • Teachers College Record
  • Mid-South Education Research Associaition
  • Tennessee Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Phi Kappa Delta
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • National Council Teachers of English
  • Institute of Learning Styles Research
  • National Education Association
  • Tennessee Education Association
  • Status of Women Committee, TEA (1997-1998)
  • President, AEA (1987, 1989)
  • Allocations Committee Chair, Alcoa Education Foundation (1989)
  • Teacher's Study Council, District Secretary (1987)
  • Resolutions Committee, TEA (1992-1994)
  • Communications Committee, TEA (1989-1991)