Renee Simmons

College of Education Practicum Site Coordinator

Contact Information

Email: rsimmons@pky.ufl.edu
Phone: 352.392.1554

Biography

Position: Professional Development Community – Site Coordinator;
College of Education, University of Florida;
Assistant Professor, P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School
Education: Ph. D., University of Florida, Curriculum and Instruction, Administration and Supervision;
M. Ed., University of Florida, Early Childhood Education, Parent Education;
B.A., University of Florida, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education
Certifications: Nationally Board Certified- Early Childhood Generalist- 2003-2013;
Early Childhood Education- birth – age 8;
Elementary Education – K-6;
Administration and Supervision – K-12

Dr. Renee Simmons is an Assistant Professor at P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School where she serves as the liaison between the University of Florida College of Education, the College of Education pre-service teachers, and the P.K. Yonge DRS mentor teachers.  She has over 20 years of elementary classroom teaching experience,  having taught most recently in first and second grades at P.K. Yonge DRS.