MSE Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR, 1999, Secondary Administration

Tammy Gillmore

700 Mt. Hermon Road ~~ Charlotte, AR 72522

(870) 793-4971 ~~


·  MSE Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR, 1999, Secondary Administration

·  7-12 Building Administrator Certificate – Arkansas

Educational Leadership Specialist Program

(15 hours)

·  BA Lyon College, Batesville, AR, 1989, English Education

·  Endorsements Garland County Community College, Hot Springs, AR, 1993
Oral Communications and Journalism

·  Curriculum Administration Endorsement (in progress)

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR, Educational Leadership (9 hours)

·  National Board Certified: English Language Arts/Adolescence and Young Adulthood, 2005

Leadership Experience______

Served on Reading Content Committee for the Grade 11 Literacy Exam, Department of

Education, 2005-present

Coordinator, Batesville High School National Board Certification Share Group Site for 2009

Candidates, 2008-09

Chaired Remedial Committee for End-of-Level Literacy and End-of Course Geometry/Algebra

Exams, Batesville High School, 2007

Trained as PRAXIS III Assessor, Department of Education, 2004

Trained as Pathwise Mentor, NAESC, Melbourne, AR, 2000

Teaching Experience______

Grades 10-12: English 12/Yearbook/Newspaper -- Batesville High School, Batesville, AR,

August 2005-thru present

+  Presented workshop to building faculty on End-of-Level Literacy reading prompts

+  Served as Pathwise Mentor: 2006-09

+  Served on Advanced Placement vertical team

+  Served on ACSIP Committee

+  Served on NCA Committee

+  EOC Literacy Scores: 77% proficient

Grades 10-12: English/Journalism/Oral Communications Teacher -- Sulphur Rock High School,

Sulphur Rock High, AR, August 1995-May 2005

+  EOC Literacy Scores: within top five of state for two years

+  Served as ACSIP District Chairperson: 1998-2004

+  Presented workshops to district faculty on Writing Across the Curriculum and Data Disaggration

+  Served on English textbook selection committee and assisted in evaluation and selection of new instructional materials

+  Served as Pathwise Mentor: 2001-2004

+  Served as representative from Sulphur Rock School District on Teacher Center Committee, 1997-2005

English 11/ACT English – Lyon College, Upward Bound Math and Science, Batesville, AR,

Summer 1999-2007

Secondary English Methods Course – Lyon College, Batesville, AR,

Spring 2005 – thru present

Professional Development for 2008______

+  Pre-AP English Institute, Arkansas State University (30 hours)

+  English Language Arts Content Advisory Committee, Arkansas Department of Education, (30 hours)

+  Lit. Lab, Harding University, (18 hours; completed total of 84 hours)

+  7-12 Literacy Pacing Guides, Batesville High School, (15 hours)

+  ACSIP/Data Day, Batesville High School, (6 hours)

+  Mentor/Praxis III Recalibrations, Northcentral Educational Service Cooperative, Melbourne, AR (10.5 hours)

+  Parental Involvement and Physical Fitness, Batesville School District, (6 hours)


+  Conference for English Teachers. (2009, Summer). Currently coordinating two-day conference with Northcentral Educational Service Cooperative, Melbourne, AR

+  Thematic Literacy Units. (2008, July 29). Presentation for Northcentral Educational Service Cooperative, Melbourne, AR

High School Literacy and Beyond: Steps to Test Gains. (2007, June 7). Presentation for Northcentral Educational Service Cooperative, Melbourne, AR

+  Are You a Mr. Estes? (2007, February). Presentation to Batesville High School faculty, Batesville, AR.

+  EOC and Beyond: Steps to Success (2005, July). Presentation for Northcentral Educational Service Cooperative, Melbourne, AR

Professional Organization Memberships______

+  Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2002 – thru present

+  National Council of Teachers of English, 2001 – thru present

+  Arkansas Council of Teachers of English and Language Arts, 2005 – thru present

+  Arkansas Journalism Association

+  Arkansas Association for Professional Teaching, 2008

+  Arkansas Reading Association/White River Reading Association, 2008


+  Independence County Teacher of the Year, Citizens Bank, 2002-2003

+  Regional Finalist for Arkansas Teacher of the Year, Department of Education,

2002-2003 & 2004-2005

Civic/Community Service______

+  American Red Cross Blood Drive Coordinator

+  Lyon College Alumni Advisory Board, Batesville, AR, 2002 – thru present

+  Lyon College Education Program Advisory Board, Batesville, AR, 2004 – thru present

+  Lyon College Supervisory Teacher for five years

+  Arkansas State University Supervisory Teacher for one year

+  Relay for Life co-coordinator for BHS mini-relay


·  David Campbell, Principal

Batesville High School

1 Pioneer Drive

Batesville, AR 72501

870 793-6846 ~~

·  Glenda Reding, Services for the Blind

Department of Human Services

Batesville, AR 72501

870 698-1876 ~~

·  Gayle Ross, Science Specialist

Northeast Arkansas Educational Cooperative

P.O. Box 739/1013 Haley Street

Melbourne, AR 72556

870 368-7955 ~~