|Present||Professor, Boise State University ‐ Department of Literacy, Language, and Culture|
Honors and Awards
- 2013 - $1,000, Documentary Editing for "Refugee Community in Boise, Idaho", The Arts and Humanities Institute at Boise State University
- 2007 - Outstanding Professor - Idaho Association of Bilingual Education
- 2005-2008 - Project Director, Grow Your Own Grant Teacher Scholarship Program - Idaho State Board of Education ($335,395)
- 2004-2009 - Project Director, National Professional Development Program - U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of English Language Acquisition ($749,930)
Effectiveness of Understanding Relations Between Community, Home, and School for ...
GIST Education and Learning Research Journal (2013)
As educators committed to preparing teachers to teach effectively across differences and in ways that actively resist perpetuating injustices, we ...
Fractured Memories, Mended Lives: The Schooling Experiences of Latinas/os ...
Bilingual Research Journal: The Journal of the National Association for Bilingual Education (2013)
This study explored how Mexican immigrant and first-generation Mexican youth resist, conform to, and persist in schooling. Using Latino Critical ...
Swimming Upstream: Preparing Future Teachers to Effectively and Compassionately Teach ...
Cuaderno: de Investigacion en la Educacion (2012)
As teacher educators, we struggled to prepare our predominantly white teacher education students to effectively and compassionately teach Latino/a children. ...