Professor and Director of Teacher Education
Areas of expertise: Digital literacy, education, literacy, reading instruction, teacher preparation, teaching, technology in education, writing instruction
Kristen Hawley Turner (@teachkht) is an associate professor and director of teacher education. Her research focuses on the intersections between technology and literacy and she works with teachers across content areas to implement effective literacy instruction and incorporate technology in meaningful ways. Kristen is co-author of Connected Reading: Teaching Adolescent Readers in a Digital World and Argument in the Real World: Teaching Students to Read and Write Digital Texts. She is director and founder of the Drew Writing Project and Digital Literacies Collaborative.