Dana Ryan

  • Institute of Professional Educator Development Department
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013
  • EMAIL: ryand@uwp.edu
Dana Ryan
Dr. Dana Ryan develops and implements professional development activities for in-service and pre-service teachers. She currently serves as the Program Administrator for the STAR Residency Program in partnership with Racine Unified School District. Prior to her time at UW-Parkside, she taught Title I Reading in Alexandria, Virginia. Dr. Ryan holds a B.S. in English Education from Florida State University, an M.A. in Linguistics from Georgetown University, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Teaching Interests

Elementary Literacy Methods Children's Literature Curriculum Design Instructional Planning Assessment Methods Foundations of Reading

Research Interests

Children's Self-Selected Reading Choices Reading Engagement Classroom Libraries Teaching Methods of Book Selection

Consulting Interests

EDU 100 - ELC SEMINAR & PRE-CLINICAL I
EDU 300 - SEM/PRACT I:LEARNER & LEARNING
EDU 333 - CHLD/ADOL LIT & NEW LITERACIES
EDU 399 - INDEPENDENT STUDY
EDU 430 - USING TECH ENGAGE IN ACTN RSCH
EDU 432 - TEACHING DEVLPMTL LITERACY K-2
EDU 443 - TEACHING DEVLPMTL LITERACY 3-8
PDEV 395 - EDUCATORS WORKSHOP
PDEV 460 - INTRO TO SPEC EDUC & INCLUSION
PDEV 462 - ASSESSMENT & THE IEP PROCESS
PDEV 595 - EDUCATORS WORKSHOP