SECONDARY EDUCATION - ENGLISH

Overview

If you have a love for literature, language, and a passion for sharing knowledge, the Secondary Education – English program at Brewton-Parker College may be the right pathway for you. This comprehensive program is thoughtfully designed to prepare students for an enriching career in secondary education, with a particular focus on English. Our curriculum incorporates courses in British and American literature, composition, linguistics, and instructional strategies, providing a deep understanding of English education.

Are you inspired by the idea of introducing young minds to the rich world of literature and composition? With a Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education – English at BPC, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills necessary to guide and educate students in the fascinating realm of English.

Choosing the Secondary Education – English program at Brewton-Parker College means immersing yourself in the captivating worlds of literature and language. You’ll study various genres and periods of literature, learn how to inspire students to write effectively, and understand strategies to engage students in the English classroom.

At BPC, we prioritize small class sizes and provide a rigorous, hands-on curriculum to equip you with a thorough understanding of secondary English education. Our highly qualified professors will not only teach you the richness of English language and literature but will also guide you on how to teach these concepts through a biblical worldview. Whether you plan to become a high school English teacher, a literacy coach, or pursue further studies in education, our Secondary Education – English program is a crucial step towards realizing your goals.

Once you complete the Secondary Education – English program, you will be able to:

  1. Understand key themes and techniques in American literature.
  2. Develop and implement effective lesson plans in English and literature subjects.
  3. Engage students in the learning process and inspire a love for literature and writing.

Popular Classes

EDU 338 | Principles of Positive Classroom Management
EDU 314 | Curriculum and Instruction for All Learners

Potential Career Opportunities

As a student in the Secondary Education – English program at BPC, you’ll study under dedicated professors who will not only train you in the key areas of English and education but will also guide your learning from a biblical perspective.

Students who complete the Secondary Education – English program at Brewton-Parker College have a range of career opportunities available to them after graduation, such as:

High school English teacher
Literacy coach
English education consultant

Curriculum developer
Tutoring center director

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Carl Anthony “Tony” Wardlaw – For over 25 years, Dr. Wardlaw has worked in leadership, counseling, and pastoring. Beginning with working in middle management for a manufacturing company in Douglas, GA, Dr. Wardlaw has also worked in the academic, nonprofit, public, and private sectors. Additionally, he served over 7 years in the United States Military as a Military Intelligence Officer before resigning his commission as a Captain in the Army. Currently serving as the Assistant Director of the Student Enrichment Center, Student Success Coach, and Adjunct Faculty at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon, GA, he also serves as the Pastor of The Green Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Dublin, GA. As a member of the renowned International Gospel Singing Group, The Wardlaw Brothers, Dr. Wardlaw has traveled all over the nation and abroad ministering and singing the Gospel of Christ Jesus. Dr. Wardlaw has served as a consultant for various agencies and has worked as a Fatherhood Coordinator and G.E.D. instructor within the Technical College System of Georgia and participates in local and national civic and philanthropic work. Dr. Wardlaw holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in International Business from the University of Georgia, two master's degrees from Troy University (Master of Science in Clinical Counseling and Psychology and Master of Education in Counseling), and a Doctorate in Education from Argosy University in Organizational Leadership. Dr. Wardlaw is a Lifetime Silver Member of The NAACP and a member of The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. He is happily married to the former Mrs. Stephanie Scott. They have 3 Children; Chambria, Marc, and Carleigh.
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