Dr. Betsy Rogers

Assistant Professor and Chair, Curriculum & Instruction

Rogers, Betsy

Contact Information

Email: herogers@samford.edu
Phone: 726-2172
Fax: 726-4274
Office: Orlean Bullard Beeson Hall 338

Biographical Information

Ed.D. Educational Leadership, Samford University
Ed.S. Elementary Education, Samford University
M.S.E. Elementary Education, Samford University
B.S. Elementary Education, Samford University
Member of:
NCATE Board of Examiners  
Served as State Member on NCATE Review Team for University of West Alabama, AL October 2014
Appointed to Chair Governor Bob Riley’s Commission on Teaching Quality, January 2005
Appointed Member of Board of Directors for A Plus, Montgomery, Alabama, 2004-present
Appointed Member of Board of Directors for Jefferson County School District Foundation, Birmingham, Alabama, 2004-present
Appointed to Governor’s Congress on Leadership, October 2004
Recognized as a Southern Woman of Distinction, Southern Women's Committee of Fifty, 2010
Legacy of Courage Award, Birmingham, Alabama For the Cause, 2004
Awarded Gerald H.Read Distinguished Lecturer, Kent State University, Ohio, 2004
Received Dream Alive Award, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce, 2003
Outstanding Quality Achievement Award, Samford University Orlean Beeson School of Education, 2003
National Teacher of the Year, Council for Chief State School Officers, 2003-2004
Declared a 'Betsy Rogers Day in Alabama,' Governor Bob Riley, 2003
Alabama State Teacher of the Year, Alabama State Department of Education, 2002
Jefferson County Elementary Teacher of the Year 2002-2003
Quality Leadership Award, Orlean Beeson School of Education and Professional Studies, Samford University, 2002
Presenter Samford Teacher Summer Workshop June 2014
Teaching Channel Video/Panel Member January 2014 https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/what-are-teachers  
Presenter at Consortium for Research on Educational Assessment and Teacher Effectiveness (CREATE) in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta, GA October 2013
Keynote Speaker William Carey College Hattiesburg, MS October 2013
Keynote Speaker and Session Presenter System Change Conference Chamberlain, SD October 2013