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Tara Winter

Education Undergraduate

Tara Winter, Coordinator of Testing, Licensure & Accreditation


Mrs. Winter has served as the Licensure, Testing, and Accreditation Coordinator for the School of Education at Cedarville University since 2007. She specializes in working with students to complete state testing and licensure requirements that allows them to qualify for an Association of Christian Schools International license and a state of Ohio teaching license upon graduation. Mrs. Winter is also the LiveText Administrator for the School of Education. The LiveText system provides data, analytics, integration, implementation, portfolios, and assessment for the faculty, staff, and teacher candidates of the School of Education. Tara has also served as the ministry adviser of Sanctify Ministries since 2010 at Cedarville. Sanctify Ministries is a campus organization for women who communicate the radical message of purity through campus events and girls purity conferences around the state of Ohio.

Education and Credentials

  • B.A. Sociology, Cedarville University (in progress)
  • Studied Nursing, Northampton Community College 
  • Studied Elementary Education and Special Education, Gordon College


  • Serves along side of her husband, Ken, in local church ministry
  • Active mom of three children, supporting them at all of their school events, sports games, church activities, and hobbies
  • She loves investing in people through hospitality, student mentorships, women mentorships, and couples and pre-marital counseling

Contact Information

Expert Topics

  • Association of Christian Schools International License Procedures and Applications
  • BCI and FBI Background Clearances
  • Praxis I Testing
  • Praxis II Testing
  • State of Ohio Licensure Procedures and Applications
  • Transfer of Licensure Process