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Curriculum & Instruction


Barko-Alva, Katherine
Associate Professor of ESL/Bilingual Education
Office: 3071
Phone: (757) 221-6073
Email: [[kbarkoalva]]
Areas of Expertise: ESL/ Bilingual Education, Dual Language Education, Family Engagement, ESL/DLBE Teacher Preparation, Professional Development in CLD Contexts

Ashley Carpenter

Carpenter, Ashley
Clinical Assistant Professor & Director of Professional Development, Center for Gifted Education
Office: 3012
Phone: (757) 221-2588
Email: [[aycarpenter]]
Website: {{, Center for Gifted Education}}
Areas of Expertise: Gifted Education, Professional Development, Underserved Gifted Populations, Twice-Exceptional Learners

Jason Chen

Chen, Jason
Associate Professor
Office: 3058
Phone: (757)221-6201
Email: [[jachen]]
Areas of Expertise: Academic Motivation, Academic Engagement, Science Education, Nature of Science, Immersive Virtual Environments, Educational Technology, STEM Education

Kristen Conradi

Conradi Smith, Kristin
Associate Professor
Office: 3111
Phone: (757) 221-6212
Email: [[keconradi]]
Area of Expertise: Reading Motivation, Assessment, Texts, Struggling Readers

Jamel Donnor

Donnor, Jamel K.
Professor of Education; Affiliated Faculty, Africana Studies, American Studies, Asian & Pacific Islander American (APIA) Studies, Center for Racial & Social Justice, W&M Law School
Email: [[jkdonnor]]
Areas of Expertise: Critical Race Theory, Education Policy, Education Law, Constitutional Law, American Conservatism, Race & The Law, Sports Law
Website: {{,JKD Consulting}}

Leslie Grant

Grant, Leslie W.
Associate Professor
Office: 3088
Phone: (757) 221-2411
Email: [[lwgran]]
Social Media: Twitter {{,@LeslieWGrant}}, LinkedIn {{,@Leslie Grant}}
Areas of Expertise: Assessment Literacy, Curriculum Development and Evaluation, International Comparative Studies of Teaching & Learning, Program Evaluation

Ting Huang

Huang, Ting
Assistant Professor
Office: 3055
Phone: (757) 221-1900
Email: [[thuang03]]
Area of Expertise: Online Education, Teacher Education, Culturally Responsive Teaching, Digital Literacies, Chinese Graduate International Students, Social Justice, Reading, and Diversity

Heartly Huber

Huber, Heartley
Associate Professor
Office: 3075
Phone: 757-221-2150
Email: [[hbhuber]]
Areas of Expertise: Special Education


Johnson, Denise
Office: 3064
Phone: (757) 221-1528
Email: [[cdjohn]]
Areas of Expertise: Elementary Education: Reading, Literacy Leadership


Johnson, Lindy
Associate Professor and Chair, Curriculum & Instruction
Office: 3109
Phone: (757) 221 - 2333
Email: [[lljohnson]]
Website: {{,ScholarWorks Profile}}
Twitter: {{,@ lindyljohnson}}

Meredith Kier

Kier, Meredith
Gerdelman Family Term Distinguished Associate Professor
Office: 3119
Phone: (757) 221-2332
Email: [[mwkier]]
Areas of Expertise: Equity in STEM Education, Professional Partnerships in STEM classrooms, Preparation and Retention of Social-Justice Oriented Science Teachers

Esther Kim

Kim, Esther June
Assistant Professor
Office: 3056
Phone: (757) 221-2348
Email: [[ejkim05]]
Areas of Expertise: Social Studies Education, Civic Education, Religion and Schools

Gladys Krause

Krause, Gladys
Assistant Professor
Office: 3066
Phone: (757) 221-6083
Email: [[ghkrause]]
Website: {{,W&M personal website}}, {{, Project M²}}
Areas of Expertise: Mathematics Education, Bilingual Mathematics Education

Kathryn Lanouette

Lanouette, Kathryn
Assistant Professor of Education; Affiliated Faculty, Institute for Integrative Conservation (IIC), Environment and Sustainability Program (ESP)
Office: 3049
Email: [[lanouette]]
Website: {{}}
Areas of Expertise: Science Education, Data Science Education, Emerging Technologies, Place-based Teaching and Learning, Design-based Research

Marguerite Mason

Mason, Margie
Office: 3115
Phone: (757) 221 - 2327
Email: [[mmmaso]]
Areas of Expertise: Secondary Education: Mathematics

Pat Popp

Popp, Patricia
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
Office: 2129A
Phone: (757) 221-7776
Email: [[pxpopp]]
Website: {{, Project HOPE}}
Areas of Expertise: Instruction and policy related to students experiencing high mobility

Deborah Ramer

Ramer, Debbie
Clinical Faculty in Special Education; Director, Elementary Education Program: Principal Investigator, W&M TTAC
Office: 3052
Phone: (757) 221-2329
Email: [[dlrame]]
Areas of Expertise: Special Education, Literacy Instruction & Structured Literacy, Assessment, Classroom & Behavior Management, Trauma-informed pedagogy, Traumatic Brain Injury

Elizabeth Talbott

Talbott, Elizabeth
Professor and Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development
Office: 2121
Phone: (757) 221-2335
Email: [[ehtalbott]]
Social Media: Twitter {{,@betsytalbott1}}
Website: {{, Google Scholar}}

Tamara Williams

Williams, Tamara
Clinical Instructor of Literacy Education
Office: 3104
Phone: (757) 221-5588
Email: [[tamara.williams]]
Social Media: Twitter {{,@twwilliamsABC}}
Areas of Expertise: Literacy Instruction and Structured Literacy, Literacy Leadership, Instructional Coaching, Intervention for Struggling Readers