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 Troy A. Anderson

Troy A. Anderson

Instructor
Discipline/Specialization: FACS Education
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Office: 101 Family & Consumer Sciences Building
Phone: 620-235-4512

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About Troy Anderson

Troy A. Anderson is a self-directed, enthusiastic educator with a passionate commitment to learner development and the learning experience. He is skilled in the design of challenging, enriching and innovative activities that address the diverse interest and needs of learners. He also possesses outstanding communication skills; to present information in a variety of ways, emphasizing relevance of content material to the world beyond the classroom with emphasis in Family and Consumer Sciences.

Education

Ed.D., Education/Teacher Leadership, Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, U.S.A., 2015

Ed.S., Advanced Studies in Leadership - General School Administration, Pittsburg State University (Pursuing), Kansas, U.S.A.

M.A., Teaching Adult Education with Distinction, Mico University College, Kingston, Jamaica

B.Ed., Family and Consumer Studies  - Clothing, Textiles and Design, University of Technology, Kingston, Jamaica

Teaching Diploma, Home Economics, The Mico Teachers College, Kingston, Jamaica

Courses Taught

FCS 230 Consumer Education & Personal Finance
FCS 355 Construction Techniques
FCS 356 Textiles
FCS 409 Demonstration Techniques & Instructional Technology
FCS 430 Family Resource Management
 

Areas of Interest

Teaching Interests

  • Career and Technical Student Organization
  • Apparel, Production and Management
  • Curriculum Design and Development
  • Teacher Preparation Programs
  • Multi-Cultural Awareness
  • Student Assessment

Adviser Essentials

  • Chapter Management 101
  • Public Relations
  • Student Body and Families First
  • Membership and Recruitment
  • Fundraising and Grant Writing

Publications and Presentations

Presentations

  • Textile and Surface Manipulation, United Association Conference, Wichita, Kansas, 2015
  • Combating Textiles in the Global Classroom, National AAFCS Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 2014
  • Apparel Prodigy in the 21st Century, Career and Technical Education Conference, Greensboro, North Carolina, 2012
  • Rocking the Recyclables, Career and Technical Education Conference, Greensboro, North Carolina, 2011
  • Recycle and Redesign, North Carolina AAFCS, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, 2010

 

Awards

Phi Kappa Phi - Honor Society, 2015
Excellence in Research, Pittsburg State University, 2014
Fountain of Youth Membership Award, 2014
NC FCCLA Chapter Adviser of the Year, 2013
NC FCCLA District Adviser, 2013
FCCLA Master Adviser, 2012