Office: Old Main, Room 437
Beth Garcia joined the College of Education and Social Sciences in 2012. She received a B.A. in English in 2002 and a M.Ed. in reading specialist in 2008, both from West Texas A&M University. She is currently finishing a Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction/language and literacy with a minor in ESL/bilingual studies from Texas Tech University.
She is a member of the Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society.
Beth Garcia’s research interests include adolescent literacy, the use of series books as a teaching medium and Childe Roland as a cyclical character. She also is concerned with gender related studies and adolescent identity/development.