Dr. Tasha Perkins was recently appointed to serve as secretary of GADA, the statewide Georgia Assessment Directors Association for Education Preparation Providers. GADA is committed to providing opportunities for assessment directors to discuss and improve assessment practices in their institutions and throughout higher education in the state of Georgia.
Dr. Perkins will serve as a GADA officer for two years, continuing also to represent Shorter University as a voting member of GADA. She is also currently serving on a GADA committee as a researcher to study how to assess teacher candidates’ dispositions.
Founded in 1873, Shorter University is a Christian university committed to excellence in education. The Princeton Review annually includes Shorter on its list of best Southeastern Colleges. Shorter University is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). Shorter offers traditional bachelor’s degree program in 50 areas of study, online courses and degree programs, undergraduate programs for working adults, and four master’s programs. Shorter is online at www.shorter.edu.