Linda Wright, Ed.D
In case you are interested
I enjoy teaching---studying the Bible--spending time with my husband---with my family---teaching Children's Bible Hour----speaking at Ladies' Day and playing with my two yorkies: Winston and Maggie. I have one grandson---Charlie.
- Ed.D.-Curriculum and Instruction, Memphis State University
- Thursday - 10:00am - 10:30am; 11:00am - 4:30pm
- EDU 520 Teaching Strategies k -4
R - 4:30pm-8:00pm
- EDU 507A Practicum in Instructional Strategies Elem
S - 8:00am-5:00pm
- EDU 507B Practicum In Instructional Strategies Secondary
S - 8:00am-5:00pm
I graduated from FHC in 1970 and have so many wonderful memories of friends, classes and teachers.
It has been my joy to teach here since 1982. I enjoy teaching graduate and undergraduate classes in the School of Education.
I lived in Dixon dorm when I was a student here. It is so exciting to see the growth that has gone on at Freed Hardeman University.
EducationA. A Freed Hardeman College 1970
B. S. in Elementary Education University of Tennessee at Martin 1972
M. S in Curriculum and Instruction (emphasis in Early Childhood Education) -1977
Ed. D in Curriculum and Instruction--1993
In June of 2011 I became a Qualified Observer as I successfully completed the training of the NIET iniative.
Teaching ExperienceCovington City Schools---1972--1975
Chester County Schools--1975--1981
Freed Hardeman University- -1982--present
I enjoyed teaching for first grade for nine years and have been in Teacher Education since 1982. I began teaching graduate education in 1994. I was an adjunct teacher and part time teacher for the School of Education from 1994 until 2009. In 2009 I returned to teach full time in the School of Education. I enjoy teaching graduate and undergraduate students now.
Other ExperienceI conduct inservice training for area school systems.
I also teach Ladies Bible class and Children's Bible Hour and enjoy speaking at Ladies' Day events.
Currently I am serving on the Academic Affairs Committee.
Also, I am co-writing Standard One of the NCATE reaccrediatation report with Dr. Cypress.
I successfullly went through the Tennessee Department of Education's training for the TEAM iniative in June of 2011 and June 2012.
I spoke at the Freed Hardeman lectureship in February 2012 on I John 1:7,"Walking in the Light."