Texas Tech University

Wendy Drake, M.Ed.

Language and Literacy / Elementary Education Teacher Education Program

Email: wendy.drake@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-834-3280

Office: Education 3rd floor POD

Wendy Drake is an Instructor of Teacher Education. She grew up in Tyler, Texas and graduated from Texas Tech University in 2001 with a degree in Curriculum and Instruction. She enjoys introducing teacher candidates how to teach elementary students to read and write.  She is passionate about early literacy.

Wendy Gilley Drake


  • 2001,  M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction (specializing in Language and Literacy), Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.
  • 1997, Bachelor of Science, Human Development and Family Studies, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

Areas of Expertise

  • Language and Literacy
  • Early Literacy
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Child Development