School of Education

Elon Teacher Education Committee

The Teacher Education Committee is the governing body for initial teacher licensure programs. The committee meets monthly during the academic year.

Membership includes: Director of Teacher Education, chair; faculty members who serve as program coordinators for the eleven initial licensure programs; Coordinator of Secondary and K-12 Programs; directors of advanced programs; Education Department Chair; Director of Assessment and Accountability; Director of Education Outreach; Director of Teaching Fellows Program; Coordinator of Technology for Teacher Education; two public school representatives; and two non-voting teacher candidates.

Director of Teacher Education, Committee Chair

Deborah Long
Interim Dean of the School of Education & Professor of Education
Mooney 102A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5859
dlong@elon.edu
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Early Childhood Education Program Coordinator

Heidi Hollingsworth
Assistant Professor of Education
Mooney 307E
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-6030
hhollingsworth@elon.edu
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Elementary Education Program Coordinator

Marna Winter
Lecturer in Education and Director of Education Outreach
Mooney 110B
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5881
mwinter2@elon.edu
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Middle Grades Education Program Coordinator

Joan Barnatt
Assistant Professor of Education
Mooney 111A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5971
jbarnatt@elon.edu
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Special Education Program Coordinator

Stephen Byrd
Associate Professor of Education
Mooney 205D
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5438
sbyrd2@elon.edu
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Secondary English Program Coordinator

Kim Pyne
Assistant Professor of English
Alamance Building 305B
2338 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5732
kpyne@elon.edu
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Secondary History/Social Studies Program Coordinator

Bernard Curry
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Education
Lindner Hall - Arts & Sciences 209B
2035 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-6444
curryb@elon.edu
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Secondary Mathematics Program Coordinator

Jan Mays
Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
Duke 201C
2320 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-6297
jmays@elon.edu
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Secondary Science Program Coordinator

Terry Tomasek
Associate Professor of Education and Director of the Elon Academy
Mooney 302
2108 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5854
ttomasek@elon.edu
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K-12 Music Program Coordinator

Gerald Knight
Associate Professor of Music
Center for the Arts 223
2800 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5244
gknight2@elon.edu
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K-12 Physical Education/Health Program Coordinator

Lynda Butler-Storsved
Senior Lecturer in Health and Human Performance
Koury Center (Athletics) 222
2525 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5240
lstorsved@elon.edu
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K-12 Spanish Interim Program Coordinator

Jeff Carpenter
Assistant Professor of Education and Director of Teaching Fellows Program
Mooney 209A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5969
jcarpenter13@elon.edu
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Secondary/K-12 Programs Coordinator

Jeff Carpenter
Assistant Professor of Education and Director of Teaching Fellows Program
Mooney 209A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5969
jcarpenter13@elon.edu
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Director of M.Ed. Program

Joan Barnatt
Assistant Professor of Education
Mooney 111A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5971
jbarnatt@elon.edu
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Education Department Chair

Richard Mihans
Associate Professor of Education and Chair of the Department of Education
Mooney 110A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5861
rmihans@elon.edu
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Director of Education Outreach

Marna Winter
Lecturer in Education and Director of Education Outreach
Mooney 110B
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5881
mwinter2@elon.edu
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Director of Teaching Fellows Program

Jeff Carpenter
Assistant Professor of Education and Director of Teaching Fellows Program
Mooney 209A
2105 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-5969
jcarpenter13@elon.edu
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Coordinator of Technology for Teacher Education

Barbara Taylor
Associate Professor of Computing Sciences
Duke 101D
2320 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244
(336) 278-6239
btaylor@elon.edu
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Other Committee Members