Dr. Collette Jandura

Dr. Collette Jandura is our English teacher for Middle School Girls.  She has diverse international and domestic experience teaching people of different cultures, including special needs, urban, non-traditional students, and ESOL.  Dr. Jandura has proven achievement in curriculum and program development at the community college and university level, including dual accreditation programs at an international university, interdisciplinary curriculum design, and retention strategies for at-risk students.
 
Dr. Jandura has an extensive education, including a PhD in Education from the University of the Incarnate Word, an MA in English from Texas A&M International University, and a BA in English from the University of Iowa.  She has been teaching at TDSP since 2018.