Roberts, Joanne

Title: Associate Professor

Department: Education Department

Phone: 352-588-3202



  • Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership University of Florida
  • Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction University of Florida
  • Bachelor of Arts in English University of Florida

Born in Denver, CO, but has lived most of her life in Florida. Graduated high school from Summerlin Institute in Bartow, Florida; served as English Teacher and in various administrative positions in Clay County, Florida, for 36 years; retired as high school principal of Ridgeview High School in Orange Park, FL, before coming to SLU. Reads and travels extensively. HUGE Gator fan and follows all sports enthusiastically.  Education has been her life, and learning is still exciting!

Community Affiliation:

  • Full-time Membership Advisor for Alpha Delta Pi Sorority at University of Florida
  • Member of Alachua County Leadership Development Council for future administrators
  • Chair of Advisory Council for Alachua County’s Future Teachers Academy

Teaching & Professional Interests:

  • Brain-based learning
  • Kagan strategies
  • Use of technology in teaching & learning


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