Contact Us


For information on ESL teacher education and graduate degree programs, contact the ESL Advisor for UAB’s School of Education:

Susan Spezzini, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Program Director, ESL Teacher Education
100 Education Building
Phone: (205) 934-8357   
spezzini@uab.edu 

For information on grant opportunities for teachers, contact the corresponding grant manager:
Josie Prado, Ph.D., Southeast ECHO (Enterprise City schools)
119 Education Building
Phone: (205) 975-5045
jprado@uab.edu

Sue Seay, Ph. D., Etowah EDGE (Etowah County schools)
111 Education Building
Phone: (205) 975-6710
sueseay@uab.edu

Mary Earley, Ed.S., Project SPEAK (Jefferson County schools)
119 Education Building
Phone: (205) 934-9689
mearley@uab.edu

For information on ESL classes and specialized programs for adult English Language Learners,
see the website for UAB's English Language Institute