AR AIMS Program Manager
S. Lynn Harrison, MSE, started as Program Manager in October, 2013. She began teaching in Arkansas in 1985 and has taught at elementary, middle, high school, and college levels. Â She also served as Director for Gifted Programs in Sheridan, North Little Rock, and Bryant.
Harrison earned a Masters of Gifted and Talented Education from UALR in 1988.Â She also earned administrative certification from UALR in 2000.Â Her undergraduate degrees in Elementary Education and in English are from Jacksonville State University.
She is currently on the Board for the Arkansans for Gifted and Talented Education and served as the AGATE Conference Chairperson in 2007. In 2007, she was named Arkansas Administrator of the Year by the Arkansas Association of Gifted Education Administrators. Named aÂ Citibank Fellow from the Coalition of Essential Schools, Â she worked with schools across the country and was selected to work with Ted Sizor and the Brown University High School.Â Harrison has published three books for teachers by Instructional Fair, Writing Across the Curriculum, Give Me A Clue Sherlock, and Meet the Clintons.
â€śI look forward to working with AR AIMS schools and their remarkable educators to make that difference for the students of Arkansas,â€ť said Harrison.