Irene Oliver

Professor Emerita · Loyola Marymount University

Department of Teaching and Learning

Balanced Literacy Instruction Early Literacy Beginning Teacher Support

Patricia Edwards

Professor of Teacher Education and Literacy · Michigan State University

Patricia Edwards is an expert in early/emergent/intergenerational literacy, family engagement, diversity issues

ELL Learners Urban Education Literacy Education Family Engagement Family, Community and School Partnerships

Martha Lyon-Levine

Clinical Associate Professor of Social Work · USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Psychologist and educational therapist, focusing on learning disabilities and attention deficits.

Early literacy and remedial reading Coordinating educational and psychological interventions Psychological and psycho-eductional assessment of children and adults Program and Curriculum Development

Shayne Piasta

Associate Professor | Teaching and Learning · The Ohio State University

Expert in reading and literacy in early and middle childhood education.

Child Development Early Childhood Education Childhood Literacy Literacy Reading and Literacy

Judith G. Foy

Professor of Psychology · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Language and Cognition Cognitive Neuroscience Research Methodology Research Methodology