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MARJORIE Y. LIPSON

Professor
Education
Education & Social Services
Phone:(800)656-3356
Email Address:mlipson@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:literacy, reading, development of statewide reading assessments for students in grade 4
Biography:Lipson has extensively explored literacy methodology in her research; she has studied reading comprehension, and assessment, as well as language instruction. Her articles have appeared in Elementary School Journal, Childhood Education, and The Reading Teacher. She has also authored and co-authored several books. In 2001 Lispon was elected to the National Reading Conference Board of Directors. She has been honored with the Kroepsch-Maurice Award for Teaching Excellence and UVM's Graduate Teaching Award.