Dr. Gera Nelson - Middle Grades Education Program Coordinator & Assistant Professor
Goodhue Academic Center, Room 208
EDUCATION Doctors Degree in Education (Ed. D)
23 Years experience
My name is Dr. Gera Nelson
I am the Director of The Education Graduate Program and an Assistant Professor here at Lindsey Wilson College
I have over 23 years experience teaching P-12 in different public schools, and 6 years teaching Post-secondary education.
I am originally from Brazil, but have lived in the United States for the last 28 years. In addition to my native Portuguese, I speak English, Spanish and Cebuano (South Central Philippines).
I hold a BA in Journalism from FAFI University in Brazil; an ESOL Endorsement from Valdosta State University; a Masters degree in Middle Grades Education (Language arts and Social Studies) from Georgia Southwestern University; and a Doctor of Education in Curriculum and instruction (Literacy concentration) from Georgia Southern University.
As an instructor I am fully committed to all my students' academic and intellectual growth. As your partner in education, I welcome your questions, constructive criticism and suggestions. Please do NOT hesitate to contact me if you need help facilitating your graduate school experience at LWC. Please, know that your academic success is my biggest priority at LWC.