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ARLEN Strader
IT Manager III, Office of the Dean
Office#: 434 Harrington Office Building
Mail Stop: 4222
Office Phone: (979) 862-8681
Primary Emphasis Area: Technology Services
Vita: View Document
Google Scholar: Google Scholar Profile
Other Documents Test Document 1
Office Hours
Monday     8-5
Tuesday     8-5
Wednesday     8-5
Thursday     8-5
Friday     8-5
Weekend     3:30pm - 3:35pm
Short Bio
Arlen Strader began with the college in January, 1997 and is currently responsible for developing and maintaining various database and web applications within the college as well as IT Security and Laserfiche.
Research Interests
Assessing Learning
Database Design
New interest I am adding
Web Application Development
Web Development Demos
This section will include various demos I am working on to explore web development techniques.
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Strader, Arlen. Super important article about super important stuff. (2020)

2. Denton, J. J., Davis, T. J., Capraro, R. M., Smith, B. L., Beason, L., Graham, D., & Strader, R. A. (2009). Examination of applicant profiles for admission into and completion of an online secondary teacher certification program. Educational Technology & Society, 12(1), 214-229.

3. Denton, J., Davis, T., Capraro, R., Smith, B., Beason, L., Graham, D., & Strader, A. (2009). Examining applicants for admission and completion of an online teacher certification program. Journal of Educational Technology & Society, 12(1), 214-219.

4. Denton, J., Davis, T., Smith, B., Beason, L., Graham, D., & Strader, A. (2008). Assessment benchmarks for an alternative certification program. Journal of the National Association for Alternative Certification

5. Denton, J., Davis, T., Smith, B., Strader, A., Clark, F., & Wang, L. (2006). Technology mentor fellowship program: A technology integration professional development model for classroom teachers. National Forum of Teacher Education Journal 16:3.

6. Pilant, M.S., Epstein, J.L., Bollinger, K., Hall, R., Hester, Y., & Strader, A. (2005). Finite Math on the Web. Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks-Cole Publishing.

7. Denton, J.J., Davis, T.J., Smith, B.L., Strader, R.A., Clark, F.E., & Wang, L. (2004-05).Net generation undergraduates as technology mentors for teacher educators. National Forum of Teacher Education Journal 17E;3. Available at:

8. Denton, J., Davis, T., Smith, B., & Strader, A.(2005) The technology mentor fellowship program (TMFP) model for professional development and sustainability of technology infusion initiatives. Texas Journal of Distance Learning [Online serial] 2:2, 69-85. Available online at

9. Denton, J., Davis, T. & Strader, A. (2001). 2000 Public School Technology Survey. INSIGHT , Summer, 2001. 15:2, 13-23

10. Jolly, D.V., Davis, T., Strader, R.A., Denton, J. (1999). Issues related to technology in teacher education programs and K-12 public schools in Texas. Educational Technology & Society, July, 1999, 2:3, ISSN 1436-4522.

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* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts
No current grants/contracts
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Database Administration
I am currently teaching the Intro to Database Administration course in the Technology Management program in EAHR. The topics for this course include
  • SQL Basics (SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE, joins, summary queries, etc.)
  • Intermediate SQL (creating custom procedures, functions, triggers, alerts)
  • Database Design - building the appropriate tables and columns for different scenarios)
  • Database Administration - installing, configuring MySQL; log files; creating user accounts; etc.
Courses Taught
2017 - 2018
TCMG 316
2016 - 2017
TCMG 316
2015 - 2016
TCMG 316
2014 - 2015
EHRD 489
Former Doctoral Students
Daisy Duck (Spring, 2020), Ph.D.
New Section
Professional Leadership/Service (International/National)

(2020-2022). Fool. 

My Vacations
Description of my vacations
Southern Alaska
Israel + Jordan
Great Britain
Branson, Missouri

(2020-0). Dunce hat. 

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