Faculty Profile

William L. Russell, Assistant Professor of Education

Phone: 706.217.9479
Office: Cedar Bluff Campus Office #170

Education and Background

    Ed. D. Educational Administration, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 1984

    M.Ed. Administration, West Georgia College, Carrollton, GA 1973

    M.Ed. Elementary Education, West Georgia College, Carrollton, GA 1970

    B.S. Elementary Education, Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Murfreesboro, TN 1964

Research and Teaching Areas

    Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Science

    (BS) Elementary Education and Secondary Education

    Master of Education in Initial Teacher Licensure

Scholarly Highlights

  • Led Atlanta Christian College to National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) initial accreditation and two subsequent accreditations

    Doctoral Dissertation, Research on Factors Effecting School Dropout Rates

    Research on The Relationship Between Homogeneous Grouping Practices and Student Achievement

    Research on The Relationship Between Student Self-Concept and School Readiness

    Named Administrator of the Year by the Georgia Association of School Administrative Assistants and Office Personnel (1983).

    Led two different schools, Valley Point Middle School, Whitfield County, GA and Cohutta Elementary School in Cohutta, GA, to National School of Excellence recognition.