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Laura Tortorelli-Teacher Education Faculty
Laura Tortorelli
Ph.D., University of Virginia
ltort@msu.edu
Laura S. Tortorelli’s research examines the context in which children develop into proficient readers and writers in the early elementary grades. Her research combines developmental perspectives (Chall, 1986; ...
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Laura Wilson-Teacher Education Student
Laura Wilson
My name is Laura Wilson, and I have been teaching sixth grade English in Hillsdale, MI. I did my undergraduate work at Michigan State University, so I definitely wanted to pursue a Masters degree here. I am very passionate about teaching reading and writing, and I really wanted to stay current with best practices, so I chose to go into the literacy program, and it has been absolutely wonderful. You have professors that are very dedicated to literacy. They give ...