Tammy Foster, assistant professor in the School of Education, currently serves as the coordinator for the Early Childhood Education program. She holds a B.S.Ed. in Mental Retardation and a M.ED. in Interrelated Special Education from the University of Georgia, Ed.S in Teaching and Learning and Ed.D in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont College. She taught at the preschool, elementary, and high school levels for 20 years in Georgia schools and served as the Special Education Director in Franklin County for 10 years. In addition to Special Education certification, she holds certification in preschool handicapped education, reading education, and educational leadership. Her research interests include academic resilience and school success, instructional coaching, and instructional strategies.
Tammy serves on the Board of Directors for the Franklin County Collaborative, Lavonia Chamber of Commerce, and the Franklin County Ferst Foundation. She and her husband, Randy, live in Lavonia and attend Lavonia First Baptist Church. They have three sons, three daughters-in-law, and one grandson.
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