Carolyn Williams

Special Assistant to the Dean for External Funding and Special Projects

Mashburn 118B

(501) 450-3627

Educational Background

Ed. D., Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi, Curriculum and Instruction
M. Ed., Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi State, Secondary Education – Literacy
B. S., Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena, Mississippi, English Education

Teaching Field Specialization

Graduate Courses Taught
MAT 5390 Practicum
MSIT 6303 Issues in Teaching
EDF 8383 Issues and Innovations in Education
EPY 8153 Psychology of Reading
EDE 8413 Reading in the Public Schools
EDE 8453 Research in Reading
EDE 8523 Language Arts and Reading Readiness in Early Childhood Education
EDS 8653 Teaching Reading in the Secondary Schools
EDE/EDS 7353 Newspaper in the Classroom
EDE 8573 Diagnosis of Reading Abilities
EDF 8593 Issues and Innovations in Teaching Reading
EDE/EDF 9020 Directing Doctoral Dissertations

Undergraduate Level Courses Taught
EDUC 1300 Education as a Profession
ASU 1102 Service to Leadership
EDE 3313 Literature for Children
EDE 3813 Adolescent Literature
EDS 3513 Developing Reading Strategies in the

Research Interests and Areas

Preparing Tomorrow’s Science and Mathematics Teachers at Community Colleges
Williams, C. C., Using Information technology to enhance teacher quality and improve student achievement in mathematics and science, paper presented at the Mid South Educational Research Association, 2012

Specialty Areas

Non Traditional STEM+ Programs
Grant Writing and Directing