David Arnold

Associate Professor DoLA


Ed.D.; M.A.





Dave Arnold was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and reared in Iowa, attending kindergarten through twelfth grade at Center Point Consolidated Schools. Upon graduation, he attended Bethany Nazarene College (now Southern Nazarene University) for bachelor's and master's degrees. He taught in Oklahoma and California and also served as a youth pastor. He received a doctorate from the University of LaVerne and has taught at Mount Vernon Nazarene University and IWU.


  • K-12 classroom management
  • Developing student teachers for public and private schools
  • Methods for teaching and working with new immigrant students in K-12
  • Teaching American history to new immigrants
  • Using technology in K-12 education
  • Andragogy for Christian higher education
  • Relationship building for the adult learners
  • Integration of faith and learning
  • Teaching methods of Jesus, The Master Teacher


  • Ed.D.
    1999, University of La Verne
  • M.A.
    1973, Southern Nazarene University
  • A.B.
    1971, Southern Nazarene University
Indiana Wesleyan University
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