About

Education

BA, U.C. Berkeley; MA, San Diego State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Courses Taught

ELED 480 (Literacy in the Primary Grades); ELED 456 (Literacy Assessment); ELED 486 (Literacy Difficulties in the K-12 Classroom); ELED 425 (Social Studies for Elementary School); ELED 538 (Current Issues in Assessment and Evaluation - M.Ed)

Areas of Emphasis, Special Interest or Research

disciplinary literacy and content area literacy; early/emergent literacy; elementary social studies; discussion-based teaching and learning; issues of equity in literacy education; mentoring of novice educators

Curriculum Vitae