Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2015 Increasing logico-mathematical thinking in low SES preschoolersJournal of Research in Childhood Education.  29:275-286. 2015
2014 Special Publications.Childhood Education.  90:169. 2014
2013 Children's Books.Childhood Education.  89:398. 2013
2013 Children's Books: Write On! New Books by Award-Winning AuthorsChildhood Education.  89:328-331. 2013
2013 Special Publications.Childhood Education.  89:334. 2013
2013 Write On! New Books by Award-Winning Authors.Childhood Education.  89:328. 2013
2013 New Picture Books for Children and Art Lovers Everywhere.Childhood Education.  89:275. 2013
2013 Childhood Education Research Policy Beliefs.Childhood Education.  89:205. 2013
2013 Children's Books: Inspiring Intermediate ReadersChildhood Education.  89:191-194. 2013
2013 Inspiring Intermediate Readers.Childhood Education.  89:191. 2013
2013 Special Publications: Childhood Education Research Policy BeliefsChildhood Education.  89:205-206. 2013
2013 Children's Books: Primary Children's Books, A Window Into LiteracyChildhood Education.  89:122-125. 2013
2013 Books for Children: Biographies That Inspire ReadersChildhood Education.  89:47-50. 2013
2012 Growing Readers.Childhood Education.  88:211. 2012
2012 A Heritage of Literacy in the HomeChildhood Education.  88:214-216. 2012
2012 Growing Readers: Everyone's JobChildhood Education.  88:211-213. 2012
2012 A REVIEW OF SCHOOL READINESS PRACTICES IN THE STATES: Early Learning Guidelines and Assessments.Childhood Education.  88:141. 2012
2012 EXPANDING MEASURES OF SCHOOL PERFORMANCE UNDER THE ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION ACT.Childhood Education.  88:141. 2012
2012 MAKING SUMMER COUNT: How Summer Programs Can Boost Children's Learning.Childhood Education.  88:140. 2012
2012 RESEARCH BRIEF: Motivating Struggling Math Student.Childhood Education.  88:141. 2012
2012 THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF HIGHER TEACHER QUALITY.Childhood Education.  88:141. 2012
2012 YOUNG CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS AND THE PATH TO EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS: Key Themes From an Urban Institute Roundtable.Childhood Education.  88:140. 2012
2011 Special PublicationsChildhood Education.  87:302-303. 2011
2011 Teaching Strategies: Keeping the Arts Alive in a Test-Crazed CultureChildhood Education.  87:285-287. 2011
2011 Keeping the Arts Alive in a Test-Crazed Culture.Childhood Education.  87:285. 2011
2010 Teaching Strategies: Environmental Print: Old Notions, but RevaluedChildhood Education.  86:267-269. 2010
2010 Environmental Print: Old Notions, But Revalued.Childhood Education.  86:267. 2010
2010 Special Publications.Childhood Education.  87:142. 2010
2009 Early Childhood Visual Arts Curriculum: Freeing Spaces to Express Developmental and Cultural Palettes of MindChildhood Education.  86:87-91. 2009
2009 Early Childhood Visual Arts Curriculum.Childhood Education.  86:87. 2009
2008 Changing the Face of Summer ProgramsChildhood Education.  85:96-101. 2008
2007 Sustaining Resilient Families for Children in Primary GradesChildhood Education.  84:2-7. 2007
2007 Children and Social Change in Alabama: 1965 and 2005Social Studies and the Young Learner.  20:22-25. 2007
2006 Building Oral Language and Vocabulary through the Use of LiteratureChildhood Education.  83:32. 2006
2005 Developing oral language in primary classroomsEarly Childhood Education Journal.  32:391-395. 2005
2001 Teachers' Reflections on Their Practice of Social StudiesSocial Studies.  92:205-208. 2001
2001 Fluency in subtraction compared with additionJournal of Mathematical Behavior.  20:33-42. 2001
2001 Manipulatives: When are they useful?Journal of Mathematical Behavior.  20:21-31. 2001
1999 A review of research on environmental print.Journal of Instructional Psychology.  26:173. 1999
1996 Learning about environmental print through picture booksEarly Childhood Education Journal.  24:33-36. 1996
1991 Environmental Print and the Kindergarten Classroom.Reading Improvement.  28:219-22. 1991

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  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Education in Elementary Education and Teaching, University of Alabama 1998
  • Education Specialist in Early Childhood Education and Teaching, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1996
  • Master of Education in Early Childhood Education and Teaching, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1992
  • Full Name

  • Lynn Kirkland