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Lilly Steiner, Ed.D.

Associate Professor


Literacy Program Director

Ed.D., Boston University, Developmental Studies

M.A., University of North Dakota, English Literature

B.A., University Wisconsin--LaCrosse, English and Political Science

McAllan Hall 108
Research Interests

Research interests include family literacy and creating strong home-school partnerships.

Scholarly Articles
  • Steiner, L.M. & Cassano, C. (2017). An intervention to support teachers in building on children’s home literacy backgrounds. Journal of Family Diversity in Education, 2 (3), 19-40.
  • Hindin, A., Steiner, L.M., & Dougherty, S. (2017). Building our capacity to forge successful home-school partnerships: Programs that support and honor the contributions of families. Childhood Education, 93 (1), 10-19.
  • Cassano, C. & Steiner, L.M. (2016). Exploring assessment demands and task supports in early childhood phonological awareness assessments. Literacy Research: Theory, Method, and Practice 65 (1) 217-235.