Professional Service and Affiliations
|Present||Member, American Educational Research Association||Present||Reviewer for Annual Conferences, American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting||Present||Manuscript Reviewer, American Reading Forum (Yearbook)||Present||Member, International Literacy Association||Present||Member, Literacy Research Association||Present||Reviewer for Annual Conferences, Literacy Research Association Annual Meeting||Present||Manuscript Reviewer, Literacy Research and Instruction||Present||Manuscript Reviewer, Literacy Research: Theory, Method, and Practice||Present||Member, National Council of Teachers of English||Present||Manuscript Reviewer, Reading Teacher||Present||Vice President/President Elect, Smoky Mountain Literacy Council||Present||Reviewer for Annual Conferences, TESOL International Convention||Present||Member, Tennessee Reading Association||Present||Chair, Tennessee Reading Association Diversity Committee||Present||Member, http://www.tesol.org/|
Honors and Awards
- 1999-2004 - Kaluga State Pedagogical University Excellence Scholarship
- 2013 - Knoxville News Sentinel Exceptional Educator
- 2013 - TNTESOL East Tennessee English as a Second Language Educator of the Year
- 2014-2016 - University of Tennessee Graduate Student Senate Travel Award
- 2015, 2016 - Kellie W. McGarrh Travel Support Award, University of Tennessee
- 2016 - Graduate Student Research Award, University of Tennessee
- 2016 - Educators Hall of Honor Fellowship Scholarship, University of Tennessee
|August 2017||PhD, Education, Literacy Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
|August 2008||MS, Education, Education, English as a Second Language, University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
|August 2004||BA, Education, English as a Foreign Language, Linguistics, Kaluga State Pedagogical University|
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Professional Journal Articles (Refereed) (4)
Book Chapters (4)
Contribution to Book
“I Am Amazed at How Differently I See Things”: Taking ...
Video Reflection in Literacy Teacher Education and Development: Lessons from Research and Practice: 5 (Literacy Research, Practice and Evaluation) (2015)
Book Summary: Within the field of education there is a growing body of research focused on the use of video ...
Contribution to Book
Series Books for Young Readers: Seeking Reading Pleasure, Developing Reading ...
Children's Literature in the Reading Program: Engaging Young Readers in the 21st Century, Fourth Edition (2015)
Book Summary: Inspire a love of reading in your K 5 students by introducing high-quality literature to engage and motivate ...