Kyle Messner

Senior Lecturer
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3151
Lecturer Sr
Faculty
WEST Campus
Mailcode
3151

Biography

Kyle Messner is a senior lecturer currently in her ninth year at Arizona State University. Previously she was at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC for nine years. She has bachelor's of arts in French and a master's of education in special education-mildly handicapped. She earned her doctorate in curriculum and instruction with an emphasis in bilingual/multicultural education in 1994 from ASU. 

Besides teaching courses in BLE and SPE, she worked with the NEXT grant for four years. During that time, her work focused on improving the retention and graduation rates in at several of the rural PDS/iTeach sites.  She worked extensively with the cohort in the Gadsden Elementary School District for two years to help improve the level of English proficiency among the preservice teachers. She also worked with students in San Carlos, Chinle and Douglas. Her present work focuses on the AEPA test preparation and remedial classes and she has conducted multiple workshops both in rural and urban settings.

Education

Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction (Bilingual/Multicultural Education), Arizona State University 1994

Research Interests

I am working with CASGE to set up different aspects of the overall program evaluation.  Specifically I am looking at participants' beliefs about gender, inclusion and equity.  I am also researching appropriate measures for evaluating the participants' growth in English proficiency.

Courses

Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ELL 515Structured Engl Immersion (SEI
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
SPE 222Orient to Ed Exceptional Child
SPE 317Spec Educ for Cultura/Linguist
EED 324Social Studies in Elem Schools
ELL 515Structured Engl Immersion (SEI
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
SPE 222Orient to Ed Exceptional Child
SPE 430Collaborative Teaching
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ELL 515Structured Engl Immersion (SEI
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
SPE 222Orient to Ed Exceptional Child
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
SPE 317Spec Educ for Cultura/Linguist
BLE 404Inst Design for CLD Students
SPE 430Collaborative Teaching
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
BLE 407SEI for Secondary Students
BLE 408SEI for Linguistically Diverse
SPE 430Collaborative Teaching
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EED 521Instruct Plan/Mgmt/Inclusive C
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
BLE 407SEI for Secondary Students
BLE 408SEI for Linguistically Diverse
ELL 516Advanced SEI Methods for ELLs
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
BLE 408SEI for Linguistically Diverse
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SPE 317Spec Educ for Cultura/Linguist
SPE 541Consultation Frameworks/Issues
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
SPE 317Spec Educ for Cultura/Linguist
SPE 430Collaborative Teaching
ELL 516Advanced SEI Methods for ELLs
BLE 561Parent Involvement in Language
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
BLE 220Foundations of SEI
BLE 408SEI for Linguistically Diverse
SPE 430Collaborative Teaching