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Dr. Katie Dredger
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Assistant Professor
Early, Elementary, and Reading Education

Academic Degrees:

B.A., English and Secondary Education, McDaniel College
M.Ed. Educational Leadership, Loyola College of Maryland
Ph.D., Curriculum & Instruction, Virginia Tech

Professional Interests:

Adolescent Literacy
Content Area Literacy
21st Century Literacies
Professional Development
Differentiated Texts in Secondary and Post-Secondary Schools

Dr. Katie Dredger spent 13 years in Calvert County, Maryland as a middle and high School English Language Arts teacher and department chair, as an Advanced Placement teacher consultant, and as a literacy coach. Her research interests include reading and writing across disciplines and the implementation of emerging technologies to support literacy in modern classrooms. She works to foster connection, communication, and critical innovation in differentiated contexts in kindergarten - graduate education classrooms.