Barbara Primm

A Mixed-Method Investigation of Problem-Based Learning and Technical Students in General Studies Courses at a Midwest Technical College

    Barbara Primm is currently serving as the Department Chairperson of General Education and Bachelor of Science in Applied Management program at Ranken Technical College in St. Louis Missouri.  Currently, she is a doctoral candidate in the Lindenwood University School of Education’s Instructional Leadership program with an emphasis in Andragogy, scheduled to graduate in May 2019. She is a member of Region 5 Marketing Committee for ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Program).

    Barbara also holds a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Northcentral University, and a Master’s in Business Administration from Lindenwood University. In addition, Barbara is the Founder and Executive Director of a 501c3 not for profit educational learning center with a focus on “Eliminating literacy barriers that keep communities socially and economically disadvantaged”. She is also a member of a public service organization, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Moreover, Barbara holds memberships with Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education and the AAUW, American Association of University Women.

    Barbara’s research interests include Andragogy and the incorporation of Problem-Based Learning curriculums in post-secondary education.