Associate Professor of Education, Director of Student Teaching
BA, Converse College
MA, University of South Carolina
PhD, Clemson University
Dr. Julie Jones brings years of experience in both general and special education at elementary, middle, and secondary school levels to the Converse classroom. She is a Google Certified Educator, providing regular training for K12 educators on technology integration, and she serves as the Executive Editor for the Teacher Education Journal of South Carolina, a South Carolina Association of Teacher Educators (SCATE) publication.
Dr. Jones earned a BA degree in Special Education from Converse College. She earned a MA degree in Educational Administration and School Leadership from the University of South Carolina. She earned her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from Clemson University. Dr. Jones maintains an active research agenda with interests in instructional technology, motivation theory, and validated instructional practices for students who are at risk. Dr. Jones frequently speaks at events to help facilitate a smooth transition of the traditional classroom concept to a digital, one-to-one educational experience.
If you would like information regarding her presentations and publications, please visit: www.juliepjones.com. At Converse, Dr. Jones teaches elementary instructional method courses and serves as the Director for Student Teaching.