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Sarah Cannon

edTPA Coordinator


Poe Hall 516



Dr. Cannon serves as edTPA Coordinator for the Office of Professional Education and is a Lecturer in in the Department of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences. Originally from Kinston, North Carolina, Dr. Cannon was a National Board certified high school English teacher in Wake County. She is interested in how to best support teacher candidates during a standardized performance-based assessment, the intersection of the standards movement with the critical need for multicultural education, and writing instruction as a tool for social justice.


Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction from NC State University in 2016
Master of Arts in Teaching in Secondary English Education from East Carolina University in 2005
Bachelor of Arts in English from UNC-Greensboro in 2004
Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from UNC-Greensboro in 2002

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