Faculty Information <span>Dr. Tara Alvey</span>

Faculty Information

Dr. Tara Alvey

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Dr. Alvey is an Assistant Professor of Literacy at Austin Peay State University. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in literacy methods, children's literature, and English Language Learners. She also coordinates both the Reading masters program and the Master of Arts in Teaching program at APSU. She earned her BA in English/Secondary Education from Thomas More College, her MEd in English Education from Vanderbilt University, and her PhD in Learning, Teaching, and Diversity, with an emphasis in Language, Literacy, and Culture from Vanderbilt University. Dr. Alvey's scholarly interests include digital literacies, children's literature, struggling readers, and teacher education.


Email: alveyt@apsu.edu


Courses with CCSA

Course list prior to Summer 2017 available by request from CCSA offices.

Winter 201718 — From Hogwarts to Wonderland: Children's Literature from Great Britain

Winter 2019-20 — From Hogwarts to Wonderland: Children's Literature from Great Britain