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Cindy Tyner

Co–Director of Student Teaching & Professor of Education
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  • EdD, Elementary Education, cognate in Early Childhood Education, Ball State
  • MA, Education, Ball State
  • BS, Elementary Education, Taylor University


Advice to Incoming Students

Get off to a good start. Don’t put off to tomorrow what can be done today.

Why I Enjoy Teaching at Taylor

It is exciting to come back as a professor at Taylor after graduating from Taylor. I am excited to work with small groups of students as they develop their spiritual walk and prepare to teach.


Broadway musicals, exercising, and gardening

Major Career Accomplishments

Dr. Cindy Tyner’s teaching career involves many years of experience in Christian higher education, public classrooms, and international settings. She completed her doctorate after teaching 19 years in a public elementary classroom and has served as principal of Highlands International Christian School in La Paz, Bolivia. Since coming to Taylor, Dr. Tyner has led 9 Taylor World Outreach teams to countries like Ethiopia, the Dominican Republic, St. Croix, Bolivia, and El Salvador.