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Tyler Tarver, Ed.S.

DEAN OF NLC COLLEGE
Email: Tarver@NewLifeChurch.tv 

Tyler comes from an administrative position with the Bauxite School District, where he has served since 2012. His extensive portfolio of responsibilities included leadership for curriculum, instruction, federal programs, communications, technology, and personnel. He has also served as a facilitator for teachers and was a principal of a 6-12th grade school.

Tyler holds an undergraduate degree in history and political science from Arkansas Tech and a Master of Arts in Teaching from UCA.  He also completed a graduate program in educational leadership at ASU and is currently enrolled part-time in a doctoral program at UA-Fayetteville. Tyler has also taught secondary math in the Beebe School District.  A certified Google trainer and Apple Distinguished Educator, he speaks at conferences and leads professional development workshops on culture and the effective uses of technology in teaching. He also produces content for YouTube channels with hundreds of instructional videos and has accumulated over 13 millions views assisting students with their learning across the world. He also does freelance photography, videography, podcasting, and has published three books to date.

Tyler loves Jesus, education, and people. He attends New Life Church at the Saline County campus and is on the leadership team with his wife, Amanda. Tyler and Amanda they have three children; Titus (9), Ezra (7), and Finnick (3).

Education

  • Ed.S, 2017– University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR) 

    • Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership

  • PSDL, 2017 - University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR)

    • District Level Administration

  • Program of Study, 2010 –  Arkansas State University (Jonesboro, AR)

    • Educational Leadership

  • MAT, 2008 – University of Central Arkansas (Conway, AR)

    • Master of Arts in Teaching

  • B.A., 2007 – Arkansas Tech University (Russellville, AR)

    • Major: History // Minor: Political Science