Classroom Caffeine

A Conversation with Laurie Elish-Piper

December 22, 2020 Lindsay Persohn Season 1 Episode 7
Classroom Caffeine
A Conversation with Laurie Elish-Piper
Show Notes

Dr. Laurie Elish-Piper talks to us about building relationships in education, families as educational partners, and optimism in uncertain times. Laurie is known for her work with literacy assessment and teaching, literacy coaching to improve student learning, and teacher professional development. Laurie is a Distinguished Engagement Professor and a Distinguished Teaching Professor at Northern Illinois University where she currently serves as the Dean of the College of Education.