Education and Human Development
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Office Location
BE 348C
Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Joyce Farrow is the Chair and Assistant Professor in the College of Education at Louisiana State University Shreveport where she teaches elementary education undergraduate courses in Language Arts, Reading, and Special Education as well as graduate courses in Reading. Dr. Farrow holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary and Special Education from the University of Missouri St. Louis, a Master of Education degree in K-12 Reading from University of Missouri St. Louis, a Master of Education in Administration and Supervision from Charleston Southern University, and a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis on Urban Education and Literacy from the University of North Carolina Charlotte. Dr. Farrow has been an educator for the past 32 years and has taught elementary reading, elementary special education, and middle school reading to students in Missouri, South Carolina, and North Carolina.


Research Interests

Social Emotional Learning and LiteracyFederal and State Policy and Laws specific to Literacy in PreK-12 public educationTeacher PreparationThe Strengths and Challenges of being 2E (Gifted and Challenged)

Teaching Assignments

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Office Hours

Monday 3pm-5pmTuesday 10am-1pmWednesday 10am-1pmThursday by appointmentFriday 10am-12pm

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