Laura A Roy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Education Division


    • ESL and newcomer literacy education
    • Bilingual and multicultural literature for children


    • Ph.D. - The University of Texas at San Antonio
    • M.A. - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    • B.S. - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln


    • LL ED 544 - Cross-Cultural Research in Education
    • LL ED 597 - Reading and Writing in the ESL Classroom

Research Interests

    • Language socialization in literacy classrooms (especially in billingual and multilingual contexts)
    • Storytelling in multilingual communities