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Linda Murphy

Assistant Director, Literacy Programs

What I like most about my role within the Center is…

I love working with teachers, thinking about effective practice together, and creating an instructional path of success for our students.

What I believe in

All students can learn, and it is our job to create the instructional path for them to achieve.

Previous work highlights

Principal of an intermediate school, Director of English Language Arts, Social Studies and Reading, District Trainer for Literacy Collaborative Intermediate, Reading Recovery Teacher Leader.

Favorite book

I have many favorites, and the list keeps growing!

Fun fact

I love to read! I also enjoy being in the mountains and on the beach.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, State University of New York Oswego
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Stony Brook State University
SDA in Educational Administration, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

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April 19, 2022 Summer 2022 Online Graduate Courses

Summer 2022: Online Graduate Courses

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Take the stance of a scientist and notice, respond and refine your instruction through systematic observation based on evidence.

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Summer 2022: Professional Development for Literacy Educators and School Leaders

Make the most of your summer! Check out these literacy professional development opportunities.