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Tonya Garrett

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Tonya Garrett


  • Assistant Professor
    Curriculum and Instruction

Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    Bagley Hall 220
    (918) 444-3719


Tonya Garrett is the Department Chair for Curriculum and Instruction and an Assistant Professor for Elementary Education program. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Master of Education in Teaching at Northeastern State University. She earned her PhD in Professional Studies with an emphasis in Elementary Mathematics at Oklahoma State University. She had the privilege of teaching first grade students for four years and middle school students math, science, and language arts for eleven years.
Elementary/middle school mathematics, children's literature (especially in connection to elementary mathematics), teacher beliefs, dyscalculia, professional development
Elementary/middle school mathematics, pedagogy, classroom management, assessment and evaluation

Courses Taught:

  • NUMBER SENSE/OPERATIONS - ELED 4363 - Spring 2022
  • ASSESS PROG MONIT ELEM/MID - ELED 4583 - Spring 2022
  • EARTH/SPACE CONTENT & PEDA - ELED 4214 - Fall 2021