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Brenda Lynn Harris

Clinical Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Last Updated: October 28, 2021
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Appointments

Appointments

    • Aug 2017 to Sept 2018 Clinical Instructor
      College of Education, University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
      Supervisor of Accelerated Online Field Experiences Instructor for Department of Curriculum and Instruction Courses-Middle Level Field-Based Experience; Applications of Instruction in Secondary Classrooms; Middle Level Teaching -- Reading, Writing, and Literature; Secondary Clinical Teaching Field Supervision
    • Oct 2014 to July 2017 Teacher Effectiveness Coordinator
      Alternative Certification Dept., Dallas ISD
    • Jan 2013 to June 2014 Dean of Instruction
      Thurgood Marshall High School, Fort Bend ISD
    • Apr 2009 to Aug 2011 Graduate Student Assistant
      Teacher Education Recruiter, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
    • Oct 2010 to June 2011 Dean of Instruction, Interim
      Willowridge High School, Fort Bend ISD
    • Oct 2009 to May 2010 Assistant Principal, Interim
      George Bush High School, Fort Bend ISD
    • June 2004 to June 2008 Curriculum and Instruction Coordinator
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2004 to June 2008 Instructional Technology Director
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2004 to June 2008 Principal: Stafford Alternative Education Campus
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2004 to June 2006 District Testing Coordinator
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2004 to June 2005 AVID District Coordinator
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2002 to May 2004 Principal
      Stafford High School, Stafford Municipal School District
    • Sept 2001 to May 2002 Assistant Principal
      Stafford High School, Stafford Municipal School District
    • Jan 1991 to Aug 2001 Classroom Teacher
      Stafford Municipal School District, Stafford, TX
    • June 2000 to June 2000 Assistant Principal
      Stafford Elementary School, Stafford Municipal School District
    • Jan 1993 to May 1999 Adjunct Instructor
      Adult High School, Alief-Elsik Campus, Houston Community College, Houston, TX
    • Aug 1985 to Dec 1990 Classroom Teacher
      Quail Valley Middle School, Missouri City, TX, Fort Bend Independent School District, Sugar Land, TX

Awards and Honors

    •  2010 Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education sponsored by Texas A&M University
    •  2001 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society sponsored by University of Houston – Victoria
    •  1996 Teacher of the Year sponsored by Stafford Municipal School District

Presentations

    • March  2011
      Harris, BrendaLynn, Buttler, B, Harris, B, Johnson, J, Lewis, C, "Diversity and Education: The Effects of Cultural Competency on Minority Student Performance. ". (March , 2011).
    • February  2010
      Harris, BrendaLynn, "Novice Teachers’ Perceptions: Effectiveness of Professional Development. ". (February , 2010).
    • April  2008
      Harris, BrendaLynn, "Teachers and Diverse Classrooms: More Rhetoric than Practice". (April , 2008).

Courses

      • EDUC 4342-003 APPLICATIONS OF INSTRUCTION
        (Course Id: 101279)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • EDUC 4647-003 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • EDUC 4647-300 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • LIST 4343-101 CONTENT AREA RDG/WRTG
        (Course Id: 101433)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • LIST 5354-001 MULTICULTURAL LIT CHILDREN
        (Course Id: 101561)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • EDUC 4342-003 APPS OF INSTRUC-SECNDRY CLSRMS
        (Course Id: 101279)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • EDUC 4647-003 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • EDUC 4647-300 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • EDUC 4342-003 APPS OF INSTRUC-SECNDRY CLSRMS
        (Course Id: 101279)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • LIST 5316-005 LITERACY PRACTICUM I
        (Course Id: 101552)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • EDUC 4647-009 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • EDUC 4647-900 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • EDML 4677-002 MIDDLE LEVEL CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101544)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • EDML 4677-200 MIDDLE LEVEL CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101544)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • EDUC 4342-003 APPS OF INSTRUC-SECNDRY CLSRMS
        (Course Id: 101279)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • EDML 4676-001 MIDDLE LEVEL FIELD-BASED EXPER
        (Course Id: 111517)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • EDML 4676-002 MIDDLE LEVEL FIELD-BASED EXPER
        (Course Id: 111517)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • EDUC 4647-007 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • EDUC 4647-700 7-12 & EC-12 CLINICAL TEACHING
        (Course Id: 101303)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LIST 4378-001 MID-LVL TCHG, RDG, WRTG & LIT
        (Course Id: 101447)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • LIST 4378-002 MID-LVL TCHG, RDG, WRTG & LIT
        (Course Id: 101447)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • EDUC 4342-003 APPS OF INSTRUC-SECNDRY CLSRMS
        (Course Id: 101279)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • EDML 4676-001 MIDDLE LEVEL FIELD-BASED EXPER
        (Course Id: 111517)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017