Empirical Research Articles
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Research on Language, Literacy, and Policy Issues for Multilingual Learners
Leider, C.M., Colombo, M.W., & Nerlino, E. (in press). Decentralization, Teacher Quality, and the Education of English Learners: Do State Education Agencies effectively prepare teachers of ELs? Educational Policy Archives Analysis.
Leider, C.M., Proctor, C.P., & Silverman, R. (2018). Language growth trajectories: Does immigrant generation status moderate linguistic interdependence?
International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/13670050.2018.1500998.
Louick, R., Leider, C.M., Daley, S. & Proctor, C.P. (2016). Motivation for Reading Among Struggling Middle School Readers: A Mixed Methods Study. Learning and Individual Differences, 49, 260-269.
Leider, C. M., Proctor, C.P., & Silverman, R.D. (2014). The Biliteracy Translation Measure: Using written translations to index bilingualism and biliteracy in Spanish and English. NYS TESOL Journal, 1, 9-24.
Proctor, C.P., Daley, S., Louik, R., Leider, C.M., & Gardner, G. L. (2014). How motivation and engagement predict reading comprehension among native English-speaking and English-learning middle school students with disabilities in a remedial reading curriculum.
Learning and Individual Differences, 36, 76-83.
Leider, C.M., Proctor, C.P., Silverman, R.D., & Harring, J. (2013). Examining the role of vocabulary depth, cross-linguistic transfer, and types of reading measures on the reading comprehension of Latino bilinguals in elementary school. Reading & Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 26, 1459-1485.
Proctor, C.P., Silverman, R.D., Harring, J., & Montecillo, C. (2012). The role of vocabulary depth in predicting reading comprehension among English monolingual and Spanish-English bilingual children in elementary school. Reading & Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 25 (7), 1635-1664.
Research on Teacher Education, Higher Education, and Faculty Experiences
Leider, C.M. & Dobbs, C. L. (accepted). Being ‘diverse’ in the midst of pandemics and protests: Understanding misalignments between institutional and individual values for women of color academics. New Horizons in Adult Education and Human Resource Development.
Dobbs, C. L. & Leider, C.M. (2021). “Does this happen to everyone?": Women professors of color reflect on experiences in the academy, A Duoethnography.
International Journal of Qualitative Research.
Dobbs, C.L. & Leider, C.M. (2021) A LangCrit Analysis of Teachers’ Beliefs about Language Learning and Language Diversity. Journal of Multilingual Theories and Practices, 2(1), 25-46.
Colombo, M., Tigert, J., & Leider, C.M. (2018). The state of teacher preparedness to teach emergent bilingual learners: Perspectives of 45 English language education directors, MATSOL Currents, 41 (1), 52-58.