Saturday, February 28, 2015
Guest Blogger: Jodene Morrell
Jodene Morrell is the Director of the Literacy Teachers Initiative (LTI) Project at Teachers College, Columbia University. She is celebrating her 20th year in education and has worn many hats including: elementary teacher in San Francisco, San Jose, and Los Angeles, California; middle school literacy specialist in Lansing, Michigan; Associate Professor in Education at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; and currently is a Senior Researcher at the Institute for Urban and Minority Education and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching at Teachers College, Columbia University. And of course she enjoys a great book, trying to keep up with her three sons, and working closely with amazing Teacher Fellows in the LTI Project.