Graduate School of Education
Portland State University
Topic(s) of Research: middle grades education; young adolescents; content area reading; instructional strategies; action research
Other info: Micki is the past chair of the Association for Middle Level Education’s Research AdvisoryCommittee, past editor of Research in Middle Level Education Online, and a former chair of the Middle Level Education Research Special Interest
Group, an affiliate of the AERA. She has more than 20 years of experience
teaching young adolescents in urban public schools.