Dafney Davis, MS, MEd.
CCP History/Social Science Adjunct Instructor
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South Gallia High School
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School of Health and Behavioral Sciences
Bachelor of Science, University of Rio Grande, Major: History, Minor: Political Science, Secondary Education certificate, 1992.
Master of Science, Walden University, Major: Teacher Leadership, 2010
Master of Education, Concordia University, Major: Teaching and Instruction, 2016.
1996 – present Gallia County Local Schools, South Gallia High School
I have been married for 24 years to Rio Class ’99 alum, Mike Davis. We have three kids, one daughter, and two sons. We also have one adopted daughter and two exchange student daughters (from Scotland and Ukraine) who are just like our own kids. Appalachia is our home and always will be.
I have been in the education field for 25 years. Most of those years I have taught and coached at South Gallia HS. It is a blessing to do what I love as my job!
Using Formative Assessment to drive teacher practice and student learning.
Gifted learning intervention to positively impact students’ potential for successful post-secondary education.
The true “VALUE” of value-added and it’s impact on Ohio teacher evaluations and teacher self-efficacy.
The importance of academic vocabulary and it’s direct impact on overall reading levels and content-specific reading comprehension.
Honors & Awards
Gallia County Local Schools Teacher of the Year 2012
Ohio National History Day Teacher of the Year 2004
Who’s Who Among American Teachers 2000, 2003, 2010
Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society
Kappa Delta Pi Graduate Education Honor Society
College Board Advanced Placement Program Expansion Award 2017
Experience & Service
Advanced Placement American Government and Politics
Advanced Placement United States History
Advanced Placement World/European History
Advanced Placement Psychology
Advanced Placement Capstone Seminar