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Ph.D., Purdue University, Curriculum and Instruction, Literacy and Language
M.S., Butler University, Elementary Education, Mentally Handicapped, Learning Disabilities, Reading
B.A., Purdue University, Elementary Education
Area of Expertise: Literacy
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Indiana State Reading Association
Indiana Reading Professors (President for 5 years)
International Reading Association
Celebrate Literacy Award, International Reading Association and Indiana State Reading Association, 2013
Annually I take students to present at the Indiana State Reading Association.
Presentation on literacy apps at the Indiana Computers in Education, 2013
Haiti: I have made numerous trips to Haiti in the last 17 years, planning and coordinating teacher training for teachers in Haiti. I have also worked with teachers in Chile, Peru, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Puerto Rico.
Family: My husband and I live close to my son and his family and love to spend time with them.
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