Carol Kirby

Professional in Residence; Program Coordinator, MEd in Educational Leadership
Main Hall 305
  • PhD Educational Leadership, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
  • MA School Administration, Gardner-Webb University
  • MEd Language and Literacy, Salem College
  • BA Early Childhood Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Doctoral Thesis:

“Meeting Disability with Resiliency, Hope and Agency: A Narrative Study of Caregivers of Children with Cognitive and Physical Disabilities”

Research Interests:

Disability History, Advocacy, and Caregiving; K-12 Classroom-based Action Research; Narrative Case Studies of Disability; K-12 Classroom Assessment and Measurement; Literacy in the Primary Grades; Educational Leadership.

Personal Interests:
Reading, walking, yoga, singing, working crossword puzzles, collecting antique alphabet blocks, traveling to spend time with eight grandchildren ages 1 - 10