Tara Ellsley, Ed.D.

Upper School Teacher
ellsleyt@nova.edu

NSU University School

Honors Courses
HONR 1000W: We Are All Biased: Investigating Social Stratification in America

Honors Engagement
Developed new Honors course

Research Focus

Education

Tara Ellsley has more than 20 years of education experience, applying innovative and engaging teaching methods in a range of disciplines. Inspired by her eighth-grade French teacher, she began her career as a middle and high-school French teacher. Doctoral studies broadened her interests and teaching opportunities to include leadership and sociology. Integrating her experiences living abroad and a passion for understanding differences, Ellsley is exploring how the complex aspects of our identity impact our interpersonal relationships.