School of Education

Heidi Hollingsworth

Heidi HollingsworthAssistant Professor of Education
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Areas of Expertise

Intrigued by children's learning and behavior, Heidi Hollingsworth researches the social-emotional development of children, specifically how they form friendships. She is also interested in children's development of math concepts, researching the impact of puzzles on children. Hollingsworth also pursues research about professional development, studying effective teacher preparation, the impact of service-learning, and the use of web-based modules.


Ph.D. in Education – Emphasis in Early Childhood Education/Intervention, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.Ed. in Special Education – Emphasis in Resource/Collaborating Teaching, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
Learning Disabilities Licensure, Salem College, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
B.S. in Elementary Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

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