Texas Tech University

Jody Dennis, M.Ed.

Tech Teach Site Coordinator and Instructor
Language and Literacy Education

Email: jody.dennis@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-834-1467

Office: Education 201A

Vita

Mrs. Jody Dennis is a Tech Teach Site Coordinator and an Instructor in Language & Literacy, Secondary Level, and Middle School Level Teacher Education Programs. 

Before becoming a full-time instructor for the College of Education in January 2006, Mrs. Dennis taught English and Journalism at Lubbock High School from January 1999-December 2005. In August 2001, she began teaching as an adjunct for Texas Tech University and taught post-baccalaureate students in Project REAL (Recruiting Educators through Alternative Licensure), which was a five year transition to teaching grant funded by the United States Department of Education. Project REAL was designed to provide high quality, fast-track secondary alternative certification courses within a professional development school model. In addition, Project REAL focused on recruiting, equipping, and retaining increasing numbers of minority teachers to the field of education.

 

 

Jody Dennis

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education with an emphasis in English and Language Arts: Lubbock Christian University (1998)
  • Masters of Education in Education Administration: Lubbock Christian University (2001)

Professional Training

  • TAP Certified
  • Teachscape
  • Blackboard
  • Certified Co-Teaching Trainer
  • English/Language Arts Lifetime Teaching Certificate
  • Instructional Leadership Development
  • Professional Development and Appraisal System
  • Principal Internship (177 hours)
  • Principal’s Certificate
  • Advanced Placement Certified
  • Gifted and Talented Certified