Faculty & Staff Profile

Judy Butler

Judy Butler, BSE, MLS, EDD

Professor

Phone: 678-839-6079 | Fax: 678-839-6195

Email:  jbutler@westga.edu

Office: Coliseum 2048

Hours: By Appointment

Biography

Dr. Butler teaches in the Secondary Education programs which are located in the Department of Leadership and Instruction. Her areas of expertise include social studies education, the era of school integration, and civic education. Among other service endeavors, she serves on the Faculty Senate at UWG and Faculty Governance of the College of Education. She is in her nineteenth year at the university.


Education/Degrees

  • BS Ed., Secondary Education, Southern Arkansas University, 1969
  • M.L.S., Master of Liberal Studies, University of Oklahoma, 1982
  • Ed.D., Curriculum and Instructional Leadership, Vanderbilt University, 1995

Selected Publications

  • Butler, J. D. (2013). Character education: What has happened to the moral compass? The Sophist's Bane, 7 (1-2)/ [View Publication]
  • His Name Was Raoul Wallenberg: Courage, Rescue, and Mystery During World War II. [View Publication]
  • Curriculum Planning: Integrating Multiculturalism, Constructivism, and Education Reform, 5th ed (2015)

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • EDSI-9943 (Models of Professional Develop)    
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation)    
    • SEED-4243 (Instruct Strat: Sec Soc Sci Ed)    
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab)    
    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab)    
    • SEED-4286 (Teaching Internship)    
    • SEED-6200 (Comp Exam for MAT)    
    • SEED-6260 (Inst. Strat. in Sec. School La)    
    • SEED-6262 (Instrct. Strat. for Soc. Stu E)    
    • SEED-6285 (Strat for Teaching GA History)    
    • SEED-7200 (Comp Exam for Master of Educat)    
    • SEED-7262 (Adv Instruc Strat Soc Studies)    
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship)    
    • SEED-7289 (Teaching Internship Seminar)    
    • SEED-7291 (Classrm Instruct & Management)    
    • SPED-3751 (Practicum I)    
    • SPED-4786 (Internship in Special Educ)    
  • Spring 2016 Sections
    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab) Section: 01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-4286 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-6200 (Comp Exam for MAT) Section: N01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7200 (Comp Exam for Master of Educat) Section: N01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7289 (Teaching Internship Seminar) Section: 01D   [View Syllabus]
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E02   [View Syllabus]
  • Fall 2015 Sections
    • SEED-4243 (Instruct Strat: Sec Soc Sci Ed) Section: 01
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab) Section: 01
    • SEED-6200 (Comp Exam for MAT) Section: N01
    • SEED-6260 (Inst. Strat. in Sec. School La) Section: 01
    • SEED-6262 (Instrct. Strat. for Soc. Stu E) Section: 01D
    • SEED-7200 (Comp Exam for Master of Educat) Section: N01
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
    • EDSI-9943 (Models of Professional Develop) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E06
  • Summer 2015 Sections
    • SEED-6200 (Comp Exam for MAT) Section: N01
    • SEED-6285 (Teaching as a Historian) Section: N02
    • SEED-6285 (Strat for Teaching GA History) Section: N03
    • SEED-7200 (Comp Exam for Master of Educat) Section: N01
    • EDSI-9943 (Models of Professional Develop) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E06
  • Spring 2015 Sections
    • SPED-3751 (Practicum I) Section: 01
    • SEED-4243 (Instruct Strat: Sec Soc Sci Ed) Section: 01D   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab) Section: 01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-4286 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02   [View Syllabus]
    • SPED-4786 (Internship in Special Educ) Section: 01
    • SEED-6200 (Comp Exam for MAT) Section: N01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7200 (Comp Exam for Master of Educat) Section: N01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7262 (Adv Instruc Strat Soc Studies) Section: 02D   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7289 (Teaching Internship Seminar) Section: 01D   [View Syllabus]
    • SEED-7291 (Classrm Instruct & Management) Section: N01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E17   [View Syllabus]