Quick, Tammy

Title: Instructor of Education Programs

Department: Education

Phone: 352-671-3391

Email: tammy.quick@saintleo.edu

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts-Elementary Education, Saint Leo University
  • M.Ed. Reading K-12, Saint Leo University
  • Ed.S. Early Childhood Education: ABD, Florida State University

Biography:
Tammy Quick is a member of the education faculty at the Ocala Center.  She has taught in the private and public sector for the past twenty years receiving multiple honors, including being named Rookie Teacher of the Year and Teacher of the Year.  She served as Grade Level Chair, English/Language Arts Lead, participated in the New Teacher Peer Mentor Program, and has presented at workshops and professional development trainings in Marion County.  Prior to joining the full-time Saint Leo faculty, Tammy served as an adjunct professor at the Ocala Center since 2013, teaching courses in the Reading/Language Arts content field as well as Elementary Education Practicum and corresponding Seminar courses.

Community Affiliation:

  •  International Literacy Association
  •  International Society for Technology in Education
  •  Florida Association for Teacher Educators
  •  Florida Council of Teachers of English
  •  Take Stock in Children Mentor
  •  Hillcrest School Advisory Council

Teaching & Professional Interests:
Identifying new strategies and teaching methods for literacy instruction remains a top area for professional development as the education field continues to evolve in our society.  Education technology has rapidly become a passion, as I see a shift in learning towards digital literacy.  Facilitating a Technology Club at the Ocala Center has provided opportunities to share technology resources with students and adjunct faculty while keeping abreast of national technological trends.  

 

 

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