Tag: Literacy

Eli Tucker-Raymond, Katherine Frankel, Maria Olivares, News

BU Wheelock Team Launches NSF-Funded Study of How Youth Mentors Facilitate STEM Learning, Teaching, and Doing

Co-Principal Investigators Dr. Eli Tucker-Raymond, Dr. Maria Olivares, and Dr. Kate Frankel have been awarded a three-year grant through the National Science Foundation’s Education and Human Resources Core Research Program… Read more


BU Wheelock Alumni Conrad Baer’s Bilingual Literacy Applications Bridge COVID-19 Educational Gap

For Conrad Baer (’19), reflection on his time completing his Ed.M. in Deaf Studies at BU Wheelock provides two major takeaways: the importance of leveraging technology and the need to… Read more

Katherine Frankel, News

Research Update: Kate Frankel, Caitlin Murphy, and the Student Literacy Mentors at The English High School

Co-created reading communities at The English High School contribute to literacy development, strengthen student-teacher relationships, and empower students. Here’s the inside story of this unique collaboration between students, teachers, and… Read more

Christina Dobbs, News

Dr. Christina L. Dobbs Co-Authors New Book: Disciplinary Literacy Inquiry and Instruction

Dr. Christina L. Dobbs, assistant professor in BU Wheelock’s English Education program, has a new book out with co-authors Dr. Jacy Ippolito, Associate Professor and Department Chair of Secondary and Higher Education… Read more

Christina Dobbs, News

Dr. Christina Dobbs Contributes to ILA’s First-Ever Set of National Standards for Literacy Professionals

Recently published, the International Literacy Association’s (ILA) Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017 (Standards 2017) is the first-ever resource of national standards guiding the preparation of literacy professionals, following ILA’s Standards for… Read more