Dr. Donna R. Gardner

Education/Degrees

  • Ph.D. – University of Georgia
  • M.Ed. – University of Pittsburgh
  • B.S. – Geneva College

Honors/Awards

  • Who’s Who in America, 2007
  • Who’s Who Among American Women, 2006
  • Who’s Who Among American Teachers in the Southeast, 2000
  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 1998, 2004, 2005,
  • Faculty Development in Georgia Grant Recipient, 1991-1992
  • Outstanding Achievement and Service in Curriculum Development, Portage Area School District, 1985
  • Outstanding Achievement in Teaching, 1976

Memberships

  • Georgia Assessment Directors Association (GADA)
  • Georgia Association of Teacher Educators (GATE)
  • Georgia Association of Teacher Educators (GACTE)
  • Georgia Association of Independent Colleges of Teacher Education (GAICTE)

Research Interests

  • Early Childhood Literary
  • Children’s Literature

Scholarly Work and Publications

  • Contributor to Leaves from the Tree God Planted, Toccoa Falls College, 2006
  • Professional Analyst for Elementary Classroom Management, 2nd ed., by C. M. Charles and Gail W. Senter, 1995
  • Galda, L., Diehl. D., & Ware, L. (1993). Children’s Books: One World, One Family. The Reading Teacher, 46(5), 410419.
  • Contributor to Salem Press Masterplots II in Juvenile and Young Adult Biography, 1992
  • Contributor to Salem Press Master plots II in Juvenile and Young Adult Fiction, 1991

What year did you begin teaching at TFC

1987

What is your favorite aspect of teaching at TFC

Seeing teacher candidates become great teachers in their own classrooms after graduating from Toccoa Falls College

What courses do you teach at TFC

  • Teacher Education Orientation
  • Introduction to Reading
  • Children Literature
  • Educational Seminar
  • Professional Integration

When I’m away from the classroom, I enjoy

Visiting new places with my husband Reading good books Spending time with family and friends Watching a good movie

People might be interested to know

I survived the rapids of the Kenai River in Alaska.

Favorite verses/quotations

“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” (2 Timothy 1:7, New King James Version)

Staff Information
Campus Address
107 Kincaid Drive, MSC 875 Toccoa Falls, GA 30598
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Courses Taught

000-017   000-080   000-089   000-104   000-105   000-106   070-461   100-101   100-105  , 100-105  , 101   101-400   102-400   1V0-601   1Y0-201   1Z0-051   1Z0-060   1Z0-061   1Z0-144   1z0-434   1Z0-803   1Z0-804   1z0-808   200-101   200-120   200-125  , 200-125  , 200-310   200-355   210-060   210-065   210-260   220-801   220-802   220-901   220-902   2V0-620   2V0-621   2V0-621D   300-070   300-075   300-101   300-115   300-135   3002   300-206   300-208   300-209   300-320   350-001   350-018   350-029   350-030   350-050   350-060   350-080   352-001   400-051   400-101   400-201   500-260   640-692   640-911   640-916   642-732   642-999   700-501   70-177   70-178   70-243   70-246   70-270   70-346   70-347   70-410   70-411   70-412   70-413   70-417   70-461   70-462   70-463   70-480   70-483   70-486   70-487   70-488   70-532   70-533   70-534   70-980   74-678   810-403   9A0-385   9L0-012   9L0-066   ADM-201   AWS-SYSOPS   C_TFIN52_66   c2010-652   c2010-657   CAP   CAS-002   CCA-500   CISM   CISSP   CRISC   EX200   EX300   HP0-S42   ICBB   ICGB   ITILFND   JK0-022   JN0-102   JN0-360   LX0-103   LX0-104   M70-101   MB2-704   MB2-707   MB5-705   MB6-703   N10-006   NS0-157   NSE4   OG0-091   OG0-093   PEGACPBA71V1   PMP   PR000041   SSCP   SY0-401   VCP550   640-692   ADM-201   c2010-657   220-802   300-070   200-101   JN0-102   000-080   74-678   300-075   CRISC   70-270   ICGB   400-051   3002   300-209   70-346   640-692   210-260   70-486   210-260   1z0-808   200-125  , 101-400   CAS-002   CCA-500   350-029   JN0-360   70-413   c2010-652   70-534   NSE4   CAP   EX300   400-051   220-802   LX0-104   SSCP   HP0-S42   2V0-620   ICGB   1Z0-144   CAP   000-106   9L0-012   000-080   70-347   c2010-652   ICGB   1z0-434