- Joanne Smith
JOANNE SMITH, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Reading Education at Fontbonne University, St. Louis, MO. She has co-authored “I’m no longer just teaching history. Professional development for teaching Common Core State Standards for literacy in social studies" with Gilles, C., Wang, Y., Smith, J., & Johnson, D. (2013). Middle School Journal, 44(3), 34-43. and a chapter on teacher leadership: Davis, B., Gilles, C., McGlamery, S., Shillingstad, S., Cearley-Key, T., Wang, Y., Smith, J., and Stegall, J. (2014). “Mentors as Teacher Leaders in Schools/University Induction Programs,” 70–81. Dr. Smith is currently working on several articles, including an article on making space for critical literacy in the classroom and on access to mental health care for clients who are functionally illiterate.