Stacie Pettit

Associate Professor

Stacie Pettit

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Education
Department of Teaching and Leading

The Graduate School


Stacie K. Pettit is an Assistant Professor of Teacher Education at Augusta University. She received her PhD in Middle School Education from the University of Georgia. Dr. Pettit’s certifications include middle school mathematics, Language Arts, K-12 gifted and English to Speakers of Other Languages. Her research interests include teaching English Language Learners in mainstream classrooms, particularly middle school mathematics classrooms, and using social media in education.

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  • UH 367


  • Ph.D., Edu, General University of Georgia, 2008

  • MED, Math Teacher Edu Augusta State University, 2004

  • BS, Math, Other University of Georgia, 2000


  • Georgia Teaching Certificate Professional Standards Commission, 2014

Awards & Honors

  • 2017-2018 College of Education Faculty Service Award 2018

  • Caught in the Act of Great Teaching Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2018

  • Jag20 Emerging Alumni Leader 2016 Augusta University Alumni, 2016

  • Teacher of the Year University of Mississippi , 2012

  • Nominated for the Student Disabilities Service Access Award 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MGED 3300

    Middle Level Prog & Schools
  • EDTD 5225

    Read & Write Across Curriculum
  • EDTD 5411

    Under. & Teach. Early Adol
  • EDTD 6461

    Critical Issues in Middle/Seco
  • MGED 3200

    Active Learning in MG Class
  • INQR 1000

    Fund. of Academic Inquiry
  • MGED 4210

    Mid. Grades Student Teaching
  • EDTD 5910

    Student Teaching
  • EDTD 5412

    Theory into Practice in MG
  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I
  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III

Teaching Interests

Middle School Theory and Practice Language Arts Methods Mathematics Methods Multicultural Education


Selected Recent Publications

  • Social Media Use in Higher Education: Do Members of the Academy Recognize Any Advantages? , 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Response to Intervention for English Language Learners (ELLs): Using data collection, goal setting, and district level support for instructional improvement, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Young Citizens of the World Unite: A Case for the Model United Nations in Middle School Classrooms, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • WTF (What the Flip?): Results of a Flipped-Hybrid Classroom Model on Student Success, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Transitioning to edTPA: A middle school program looks back and ahead, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

English Language Learners Documentary Novels for Middle Grades Social Media Use in Middle Grades Education Disney English Junior Model United Nations

Department Service

  • Course Development 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Search Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Middle Grades Program Coordinator 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • PDS Site Visit Coordinator 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Search Committee for Tenure Track Professor or Literacy 2016 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • College Tenure and Promotion Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Impacting Student Learning (ISL) Conference Director 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Co-Chair of Professional Education Committee 2017 - Present

  • COE Rights and Responsibilities 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CAEP Graduation Programs Preparation 2018 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Library Director Search Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • University Faculty Rights and Responsibilities 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Associate Director, Security Council, Junior Model United Nations 2017 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • CURS Summer Scholars Proposal Reviewer 2017 - 2018

    Role: Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal
  • Community Services Committee 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American Educational Research Association 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • Georgia Middle School Association Board of Directors 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Middle Grades Review 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Georgia Middle School Association 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Reference Letter/Recommendation Writer 2017 - Present

    Role: Other