MAACCE Conference 2018 Pre-Conference:

Dr. Ruby Payne’s
A Framework for Understanding Poverty –
Presented by Bethanie Tucker

Sunday, June 10, 2018
Tan-Tar-A Resort

Cost: $50 with Conference purchase/ $75 for Pre-Conference only
PD Hours: TBD

Registration Information -Coming Soon!

Bethanie Tucker

Bethanie Hamlett Tucker, Ed.D. of North Carolina has been a professional educator since 1972.  She has served in a number of critical teaching and program leadership roles at the elementary school level and is currently a professor of education at Averett University in Danville, Virginia.  Through aha! Process, Inc. Bethanie provides training and consulting services for Tucker Signing Strategies for Reading, Understanding and Engaging Under-Resourced College Students, A Framework for Understanding PovertyResearch-Based Strategies, Motivation, Ready for College, Ready for Careers.  An experienced consultant and author, Bethanie has been with aha! Process since 2000.Bethanie’s credentials


  • Ed.D. in Ed. Leadership, University of Virginia
  • Master of Education, University of Virginia
  • Bachelor of Science, Averett College

Work history

  • Professor,  Department of Education, Averett University
  • Program Director, Halifax County Public Schools
  • Teacher, Pittsylvania County Public Schools

Books published

  • Tucker Signing Strategies for Reading, aha! Process, Inc., 2000
  • Mr. Base Ten Invents Mathematics, aha! Process, Inc., 2002
  • Al and Gebra Invent Algebra aha! Process, Inc., 2003
  • Reading by Age Five, aha! Process, Inc. 2006
  • Understanding and Engaging Under-Resourced College Students, aha! Process, 2008