Clinical Assistant Professor

Biography

Dr. Georgia G. Evans is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Leadership, Research, and School Improvement department.  She has been a member of the UWG faculty since 2016, and Dr. Evans has over 40 years experience in a various education roles. During her career, Dr. Evans has worked at the classroom, administrative, regional and state levels. Dr. Evans spent 23 years as a classroom teacher and taught at all grade levels (elementary, middle, and high). Her leadership experience includes School Improvement Specialist, Regional Director of School Improvement at the Georgia Department of Education, Assistant Director for West Georgia RESA, and Performance Consultant for the Georgia Leadership Institute of School Improvement (GLISI). Her areas of expertise include curriculum, instruction, assessment, and school improvement. Dr. Evans frequently supports new principals and provides guidance in school improvement for local schools.  

Education / Degrees

  • B.S., History / Secondary Education, LaGrange College, 1977
  • M.Ed., Middle Grades Education, LaGrange College, 1982
  • Ed.S., Middle Grades Education, West Georgia College, 1987
  • Ed.D., School Improvement, University of West Georgia, 2006
  • Ed.S., Educational Leadership, Columbus State University, 2017
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2020 Sections

    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 91D
    • EDSI-9943 (Adv Pric of School Improvement) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E05

    Summer 2020 Sections

    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E02
    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: E91
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: E91
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E04

    Spring 2020 Sections

    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E02
    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 91D
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E04

    Fall 2019 Sections

    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E02
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 91D
    • EDSI-9943 (Adv Pric of School Improvement) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E05

    Summer 2019 Sections

    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E02
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 91D
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E05

    Spring 2019 Sections

    • EDLE-6312 (Princ of Instructionl Leadrshp) Section: E03
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E03
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E01
    • EDLE-6341 (Using Data to Improve the Schl) Section: E02
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E05

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • EDLE-6312 (Principles of Leadership) Section: E01
    • EDLE-6312 (Principles of Leadership) Section: E02
    • EDLE-8306 (Inst Leadership for Improving) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9942 (Instr Lead tht Facilitates SI) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E06

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • EDLE-6312 (Principles of Leadership) Section: E03
    • EDLE-6312 (Principles of Leadership) Section: E04
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 91D

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8306 (Inst Leadership for Improving) Section: E01
    • EDSI-9942 (Instr Lead tht Facilitates SI) Section: E01

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8306 (Inst Leadership for Improving) Section: E01
    • EDLE-8306 (Inst Leadership for Improving) Section: E02

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 92D

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8306 (Instruct Ldshp for Improv Sch) Section: E01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 92D
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8303 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab III) Section: 91D
    • EDLE-8306 (Instruct Ldshp for Improv Sch) Section: E01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 93D
    • EDLE-8302 (Ed. Leadership Resid. Lab II) Section: 91D

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab) Section: 03
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02
    • SEED-7289 (Teaching Internship Seminar) Section: 01D Download Syllabus [DOC]
    • EDLE-8301 (Ed. Leadership Residency Lab I) Section: 91D

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • SEED-6260 (Inst. Strat. in Sec. School La) Section: 03
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 03
    • SEED-7291L (Classrm Instruct & Manage Lab) Section: 01
  • Skills and Resources

    School Improvement Planning

    Work with Schools and School Leadership Teams on Annual School Improvement Planning

    Data Analysis

    Data Analysis skills and experience especially related to State of Georgia student, teacher, and school data.

    Strategic Planning

    Facilitate school district strategic planning.

    School Improvement Support for Districts and Schools

    Support provided to schools and districts in planning, facilitating, implementing and measuring school improvement initiatives.

    Equity Labs

    Presentations on Equity Labs for districts, regions, state. Analysis of Equity data at the district, regional, state levels.