Lynn Kirkland

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  • Department Chair for the Department of Curriculum & Instruction.
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham for my B.S, M.A.Ed. and Ed.S.degrees.
  • Doctoral degree (Ed.D.) in Curriculum & Instruction in 1998 from the University of Alabama.
  • Postdoctoral work included a certification in reading education.
  • Studies and Research Chair-Alabama Reading Association
  • Graduate Program Director and advisor for the Reading Specialist Program.
  • Publication committee for the Association for Childhood Education International.
  • Research interests are curriculum, literacy and language development, and summer learning.
  • Directed the UAB Children’s Creative Learning Center for 15 years.
  • Received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching for the School of Education in 2010.