CEnglishDr. Carole English, Director of Teacher Education and Assessment; Associate Professor of Education

Contact Info:

Email: carole.english@lipscomb.edu

Office Location: Ezell 339

Faculty Phone:  615.966.5274

Faculty Fax: 615.966.7628

Teaching Information:

Title: Director of Teacher Education & Assessment; Associate Professor of Education

Courses:  EG 5103 Data-Driven Learning Culture

Start Date at Lipscomb: January, 2003 (Visiting Professor); January, 2010 (full-time)


  • B.S. in Elementary Education (Tennessee Tech University)
  • M.A. in Education (Reading), (Tennessee Tech University)
  • Ed.D. in Educational Administration (Vanderbilt University)

Area of Expertise:

  • Research 
  • Assessment

Primary Research Interest:

  •  Assessment

Awards and Honors:

  • Peabody Principal Fellow
  • Career III Principal

Professional Affiliations:

  • ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development)
  • Phi Delta Kappa

Previous Experience:

  • Foreign Language Expert (English), Huazhong University, Wuhan, China
  • Adjunct and Interim Director of Student Teaching, Peabody College of Vanderbilt University
  • Career Ladder Evaluator of Administrators and Supervisors, Tennessee Department of Education
  • Assistant and Principal in Metro Nashville Public Schools
  • Consultant, School Recognition Program (now Blue Ribbon Schools Program) U.S. Department of Education
  • Secretary, Vice-Chair, Chair of Principal’s Study Council, Tennessee Department of Education
  • Librarian in Metro Nashville Public Schools
  • Elementary teacher in Nashville and Williamson County schools