TUCKER, GA, July 13, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Dr. Judy G. Tuggle with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Tuggle celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Having accrued more than 35 incredible years as a public school teacher and administrator, Dr. Tuggle ultimately retired as the principal of the Warren Technical School in Chamblee, Georgia, in 2005. Throughout her career, she taught in New Hampshire, Kentucky, Florida and Georgia, served as a coordinator for career technology education, instructional technology and high school special education, and was a director for career technology education. Commonly known as CTE, the discipline involves preparing students for work by teaching specific career skills. Additionally, Dr. Tuggle served as a supervisor and house parent at the Greenwich Home for Children in Philadelphia and an education director for the Philadelphia Association of Retarded Citizens between 1976 and 1977.
Originally a music teacher, Dr. Tuggle quickly became fascinated by her special education students because of their enthusiasm. Throughout the course of her career, she eventually transitioned toward special education and teaching vocational courses so that she could help her students become successful members of society after graduation. Outside of her full-time commitments in K-12 and technical education, Dr. Tuggle was also involved at the academic level. She notably taught various courses part-time at Georgia State University in Atlanta and Brenau University.
A dedicated civic advocate, Dr. Tuggle served as a volunteer for Court Appointed Special Advocates. A national association commonly known as CASA, it supports and promotes court-appointed advocates for abused or neglected children, with the goal of providing children with permanent and safe homes. Likewise, Dr. Tuggle also contributes her free time as a dog rescue transporter.
Dr. Tuggle studied music at Samford University before acquiring a Master of Arts in education at the University of Louisville in 1976. She subsequently received an education specialist degree at Georgia State University in 1981, followed by a Doctor of Philosophy in 1984. A celebrated Marquis listee, Dr. Tuggle has been featured in the fourth edition of Who's Who in America and the 17th edition of Who's Who of American Women.
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