Kelly Chandler-Olcott

Kelly Chandler-Olcott
Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence
Phone: 315.443.5183
Address: 201 Huntington Hall

A former high school English and social studies teacher, Kelly Chandler-Olcott now teaches English methods and content literacy courses to secondary and K-12 education majors. With support from the National Science Foundation, the International Reading Association, and the Spencer Foundation, she has published six books and nearly 90 chapters and articles, including in such venues as Reading Research Quarterly, Journal of Literacy Research, Journal of Teacher Education, and Teacher Education Quarterly. In 2015, she began a six-year appointment as co-editor of Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy.


  •  Ed.D. University of Maine, 1998

Research & Scholarship

Her research interests cluster in three areas: classroom inquiry by teachers, literacy across the curriculum, and preparing professionals to teach writing in diverse, inclusive settings.

Recent Publications

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