LLL Faculty:


College of Education
Office of the Dean
705 Maytum Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3311 phone
(716) 673-3794 fax

 

Curriculum & Instruction
E268 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3701 phone
(716) 673-4664 fax

Language, Learning & Leadership
E262 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3702 phone
(716) 673-4664 fax


"Dr. Jennifer Moon Ro"Jennifer Moon Ro, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Office: TH E272 Phone: (716)673-4845
Email: jennifer.ro@fredonia.edu

 

 

 

Introduction

Dr. Ro is currently an associate professor of literacy in the department of Language, Learning, & Leadership.  She received her Ph. D in reading education from The University of Georgia.  She is a former elementary classroom teacher of the New York City Public Schools.  She has taught a wide range of literacy courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Research Interests or Expertise

Sociocultural factors and literacy practices, biliteracy, new literacies, technology-influenced writing development, and literacy coaching.

Publications

  • Ro, J. M., Beier, C., & Chen, X. (2010). “Digital writing workshop: Preservice teachers explore writing through informational digital bookmaking,” The Reading Professor, 32(1),   [peer reviewed]
  • Ro, J. M. (2010). “Identities of young Korean English language learners at school: Imposed or achieved?,” The Reading Matrix: An International Online Journal, 10(1), pp. 1-14.[peer reviewed]
  • Magiera, K., Bird, C., Simmons, R., Geraci-Crandall, L., Beier, C., & Ro, J. M. (2010). “Undergraduate teacher candidate knowledge and beliefs about literacy,” Exceptional Individuals, 34(3), pp. 7-10. [peer reviewed]
  • Ro, J. M., Eakle, A. J., Hruby, G., Rush, L., Alvermann, D. E., & Aaron, I. (2003). “Writing a literacy dissertation: Looking back, looking forward,” American Reading Forum Online Yearbook, 23. Refereed.
  • Baumann, J., Ro, J. M., Duffy-Hester, A., & Hoffman, J. (2000). “Then and now: Perspectives on the status of elementary reading instruction by prominent reading educators,” Reading Research and Instruction, 39(3), 236-264. Refereed.
  • Baumann, J. F., Hoffman, J. V., Duffy-Hester, A., & Ro, J. M. (2000). “The First Reading: Yesterday and today: U.S. elementary reading instruction practices reported by teachers and administrators,” Reading Research Quarterly, 35(3), 338-377. Refereed.
  • Baumann, J. F., Duffy-Hester, A., Moon, J. S., & Hoffman, J. V. (2000). Our past and our present. In J. V. Hoffman, J. F. Baumann, & P. Afflerbach (Eds.), Balancing principles for teaching elementary reading. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.
  • Alvermann, D. E., Moon, J. S., & Hagood, M. S. (1999). Popular culture in the classroom: Teaching and researching critical media literacy. NRC/IRA Literacy Studies Series.
  • Baumann, J. F., Hoffman, J. V., Moon, J. S., & Duffy-Hester, A. (1998). “Where are the teachers’ voices in the phonics/whole language debate? Results from a survey of U.S. elementary classroom teachers,” The Reading Teacher, 51(8), 636-650. Refereed.

Conference Presentations

  • Ro, J. M., Han, K., Kim, H., & Yoon, B. (December 2009). Literacy Research Past, Present, and Future: The Case of Research on Korean and Korean American Students in the US.  Symposium presentation at the 59th National Reading Conference/Literacy Research Association. Albuquerque, NM.  
  • Ro, J. M.(December 2009).  A Multimodal Analysis of a Bilingual Child’s Writing On-  and Off-Screen. A roundtable paper presented at the 59th National Reading Conference/Literacy Research Association. Albuquerque, NM.
  • Ro, J. M. (December 2009).  A White Teacher’s Reflections on Race in His Diverse Classroom: A Story of Struggle, Hope, and Possibility.  Paper presented at the 59th National Reading Conference/Literacy Research Association. Albuquerque, NM.
  • Beier, C., Ro, J. M., & Chen, X. (February 2009). Creating and Integrating Informational Digital Children’s Books in the Primary Literacy Curriculum. 54th International Reading Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ. 

Education

  • Ph.D.  University of Georgia, Athens, GA. Reading/Literacy Education.
  • M.S.  CUNY-Lehman College, New York, N.Y.  Reading Education.
  • B. S.  New York University, New York, N.Y.  Elementary Education.
     

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