Tammy Condren, Ed.D.

Education

  • Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, University of Missouri-Columbia
    • Dissertation: "The Relationship Between Principals' Emotional Intelligence and Leadership Effectiveness"
  • Ed.Sp. in Educational Administration and Elementary Principalship, Missouri State University
    • Thesis: "Corporal Punishment in Missouri Schools"
  • M.S. in Educational Administration and Elementary Principalship, Missouri State University
    • Thesis: "Survey of Graduating Education Majors Concerning Their Knowledge of Educational Law"
  • B.S. in Elementary Education, Southwest Baptist University

Selected Publications

  • What Does Emotional Intelligence and Gender Have to Do with Leadership Effectiveness...Or Does It?  Advancing Women in Leadership Online Journal, Vol. 21, Summer 2006

Selected Presentations

  • Does the EQ and Gender of a Principal Influence His or Her Perceived Effectiveness?  Paper session at the Centennial Summer Education Conference, Southwest MIssouri State University, June 2005
  • The Relationship Between Principals' Emotional Intelligence and Perceived Effectiveness, round-table presentation, National Council of Professors of Educational Administration, Branson, MO Aug. 2004
  • What Does Emotional Intelligence and Gender Have to Do with Leadership Effectiveness...Or Does It?  Paper presentation, American Educational Research Association, San Diego, CA, April 2004
  • The Relationship Between Principals' Emotional Intelligence and Perceived Effectiveness, round-table presentation, University Council for Education Administration, Pittsburgh, PA Nov. 2002

Professional Organizations

  • Southwest Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals
    • Member since 1986
    • Pres., 2005-2007, Vice Pres., 2003-2005, MAESP Rep. 1998-2000
  • Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals (MAESP)
    • NDP Selection Committee Member 2012-2014, Exec. committee 2004-2013, 2016-Present, NDP Selection Committee Chair 2007-2012, 2-Term NAESP Rep. 2006-2012, 2-Term Fed. Relations Rep. 2006-2012, Public Relations Chair 1994-1997, Retire Rep. 2016-Present
  • National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)
    • Zone 8 Director/BD Member 2012-2014, NCATE Rep 2011-2013, Missouri's NAESP Rep/Liaison 2006-2012, Missouri's Fed. Relations Rep/Liaison 2006-2012, Bylaws Committee 2011, After School Committee 2005-2006
  • Missouri Professors of Education Administration (MPEA)
    • Member since 2012
  • Missouri Retired Teachers Association (MRTA)
    • Member since 2012
  • Missouri Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Ed (DESE) Federal Program Ad-Hoc Advisory Committee for Growth Model 2011-2012
  • Missouri Dept. of Elementary and Sec. Ed. (DESE) Missouri Virtual School (MO-VIP) Committee 2007-2011
  • Missouri Dept of Elem. and Sec. Ed. (DESE) Missouri Advisory Council for the Certification of Educators (MACCE) 2002-2007
    • Board Member

Honors and Awards

  • Missouri School of Distinction in Performance, 2011-Presented to building by DESE
  • Education Funding Group National honoree - 2010 (One of two awarded)
  • National Distinguished Principal - 2006 (One per State)
  • Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals Outstanding Service Award 2016
  • International Reading Association Lakes Country Council's Literacy Award, 2004