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Dr. Laurie Henry,
Associate Dean of Clinical Preparation and Partnerships

Dr. Henry serves as associate dean and associate professor of early adolescent literacy in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. She provides leadership in the college related to clinical educator preparation, the development of student engagement activities, and building school and community partnerships, including Districts of Innovation. In addition, she serves on the STEAM Academy Advisory Council. Her research interests include the new literacies of online reading, writing, and communication as well as social equity issues related to the digital divide. Dr. Henry holds a national appointment to AACTE’s Clinical Practice Commission.

Areas of responsibility:

  • Collaborative Center for Literacy Development
  • Office of Clinical Experiences and School Partnerships
  • P12 Mathematics and Science Outreach Unit (PIMSER)
  • EDLife and KHP Living Learning Communities
  • Engagement Collaborative
  • Student Support Team