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Julie Simone

Julie Simone 

Teach for America



Ever since she was young, Julie Simone has always known she wanted to be a teacher. She earned her undergraduate and master degrees in elementary and special education from Vanderbilt University. Simone has almost 40 years of teaching experience - everything from preschool to graduate school. After finishing a three-year Lipscomb University-Cameron Middle School Partnership for Professional Development in 2013, she became an Instructor & Advisor in Lipscomb University’s College of Education and Director of the Teach For America (TFA) partnership. Her work is focused primarily on equity, access, literacy, strengths-based practices, trauma-informed practices, and family engagement.

Academic Degrees

Vanderbilt University Master of Education in Special Education

Vanderbilt University Bachelor of Science in Special Education and Elementary Education

Academic Department

College of Education