Dr. Alex L. Chew Ed.D. is a Professor Emeritus of Educational Psychology and Counseling at Georgia Southern’s graduate program. He earned degrees in education from Armstrong College and Georgia Southern College. Chew also possesses two doctorate degrees from the University of Mississippi. He began his professional career as a teacher and school counselor before becoming a psychologist and professor.
Dr. Chew is widely recognized for developing The Lollipop Test, now in its 3rd edition. This ground-breaking instrument assesses children’s readiness to enter pre-K, Kindergarten, or first grade. This renowned assessment tool was first published in 1981 and is currently administered to children across North and Latin America.