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William Owings

  • William Owings
  • Professor
  • Educational Foundations & Leadership
  • 168-4 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4954
  • wowings@odu.edu
  • Education

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1987
    Major: Educational Administration and Supervision
    Degree: Ed.D.
    Johns Hopkins University, 1978
    Major: Educational Administration and Supervision
    Degree: M.S.
    Towson University, 1973
    Major: English & Education
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Teacher Quality, Principal Quality, Finance and Student Achievement,
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Teacher English Language Arts 5-12
    Sponsoring Organization: Maryland Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 1973-12-01
    Division Superintendent
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 1992-07-01
    Expiration Date: 2013-06-30
    Administration Supervision preK-12
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 1978-07-01
    Expiration Date: 2013-06-30
    English/Language Arts Postgraduate Professional
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 1978-07-01
    Expiration Date: 2013-06-30
  • Expertise

    Education
    Teacher quality, Principal Quality and Student Achievement, School Finance, and School Leadership
    Educational Leadership
    Teacher quality, Principal Quality and Student Achievement, School Finance, and School Leadership
    School Finance
    Teacher quality, Principal Quality and Student Achievement, School Finance, and School Leadership
    Teacher Quality
    Teacher quality, Principal Quality and Student Achievement, School Finance, and School Leadership
  • 2014: Distinguished Fellow of the National Education Finance Academy, National Education Finance Academy
  • 2011: ODU Nominee for SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award, ODU
  • 2011: ODU Shining Star Award, ODU
  • 2008: Charles Clear Research Award, Virginia Professors of Educational Leadership
  • 2002: Chi Award, Longwood College
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Troops to Teachers
    Sponsoring Organization: USDOE
    Date: September 1, 2011 - December 30, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Nunnery, J. A.; Owings, W. A.; Kaplan, L.; Khrobrova, I.; Chappell Moots, S.
    Troops to Teachers
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: June 1, 2010 - December 31, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Owings, W. A.