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Mary Kennedy-Teacher Education Faculty
Mary Kennedy
Ph.D., Michigan State University
mkennedy@msu.edu
Mary M. Kennedy is a professor emeritus of education at Michigan State University. Her scholarship focused on defining teacher quality and identifying the factors that most influence teacher quality. She examined ...
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Leigh A. Hall-Teacher Education Student
Leigh A. Hall
Leigh A. Hall, Ph. D. 2005, is an associate professor of literacy studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Hall's work focuses on adolescents who have difficulties comprehending subject-matter texts in school. Her specific areas of expertise include reading comprehension, identity, and adolescent literacy. Hall is the recipient of the Literacy Research Association's Early Career Award and co-author of the book Empowering Struggling Readers: Practices for the Middle Grades Classroom (Guilford, 2011). While at MSU, Hall worked closely ...