Dr. Tommye Thomas

Dr. Tommye Thomas


Associate Dean, Professor of Education


Undergraduate Education:

University of Tennessee – B.S. Education


Graduate Education:

University of South Carolina – M.Ed.

University of South Carolina – Ph.D.


Subject Areas Taught at Brenau:

Reading and Writing




Teaching Philosophy:

I believe that teaching is the foundation of all other professions. Teachers should be innovative and passionate about teaching and seek to inspire learners to reach their goals.


Academic and Research Interests:

Strategies for improving reading and writing skills of P-12 learners

Implementation of Technology, Pedagogy, and Content Knowledge into teacher preparation programs


Academic Affiliation and Leadership Positions Held

Kappa Delta Pi – Member and Counselor

Georgia Assessment Directors Association – Member and past Treasurer

Georgia Educational Technology Consortium – Board Member

Phi Kappa Phi – Member

Georgia Association of Teacher Educators

AACTE Innovations and Technology

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