Dr. Francesca Pomerantz visits NYHS!
- October 20, 2017
- Posted by: unyt
- Category: Uncategorized
We would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Francesca Pomerantz, our new Fulbright Specialist at UNYT. During her two-week stay in Albania, among other things, she organized a workshop with the Faculty members of NYHS which proved to be extremely helpful and beneficial.
Francesca Pomerantz, Ed.D. is a professor of education at Salem State University in Salem, Massachusetts. She received her master’s degree in education from Teacher’s College, Columbia University and her do…ctoral degree in literacy, language & cultural studies from Boston University. She teaches undergraduate and graduate students in the Childhood Education & Care Department and is the Lead Faculty for School and Community Partnerships. Her primary responsibilities are preparing students who want to be teachers to teach reading and writing in elementary school and developing partnerships with schools that serve as internship sites for students. Dr. Pomerantz’s research focuses on teacher preparation and literacy instruction.