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Escamilla, Kathy M Professor and the Bob & Judy Charles Endowed Chair


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  • Dr. Escamilla's research is focused on the development of biliteracy in Spanish speaking emerging bilingual students in U.S. schools. A novel component of her work is the focus on paired literacy for simultaneous bilingual children and the focus on writing development as a means of enhancing reading development in two languages.


  • biliteracy development and instruction for emerging bilingual Spanish speaking children in U.S. schools


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