Academics

LMU Graduate Faculty


Dr. Peggy Quarles   Peggy Quarles
 
Assistant Professor, Graduate Education
  800-325-0900
  peggy.quarles@lmunet.edu






Education

EdD in Curriculum and Instruction, Argosy University, Sarasota, Florida
EdS, West Georgia College, Carrolton, Georgia
MEd, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
BA, Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashville, Tennessee

Other Teaching Experience

  • Darlington Public Schools, Lamar, South Carolina, 1969-1978, English Grades 7-12
  • Murray County High School, Chatsworth, Georgia, 1978-2004, English Grades 11 and 12
Honors and Awards

  • South Carolina Master Teacher 1977
  • Murray County Teacher of the Year 1988 & 2001
  • Georgia Council of Teachers English Teacher of the Year 1994-95
  • Who's Who in American Education, 1994-99, 2007
  • Who's Who Among America's Teachers 1994-95, 2003-04, 2004-05
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest, 1995-2003, 2007
  • Who's Who in America, 1996-2004, 2007
  • Who's Who of American Women, 2008-09
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Institute 1985 Washington, DC/American University
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Institute 1988 Boulder, CO/University of Colorado
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Institute 1990 Ohio & Florence, Italy/Ohio Weslyan University
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Institute 1992 Richmond, VA/Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Armonk Educators' Institute 1998 Germany
  • Commencement Address Argosy University 2001
  • Strathmore's Who's Who 2008
Professonal Presentations

  • Tennessee Association of Middle Schools 2006: Higher Order Thinking Skills Workshop
  • Gender Equity Workshop May 2008, Knoxville

Research

  • Research on the relationship of Assessment and Curriculum in Today’s Schools

Publications

  • Oxford University "Does Assessment Drive the Curriculum?" Summer 2008
  • Oxford University Round Table "Does Assessment Drive the Curriculum?" Fall 2008

Professonal and Scholarly Affiliations

  • Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Association of Teacher Education
  • Association of University Women
  • Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education
  • Phi Delta Kappa