Lara Handsfield is Professor of bilingual, literacy, elementary education in the School of Teaching and Learning at Illinois State University. She researches identities and literacy instruction in diverse classrooms.
272.001Biliteracy Development in K-12 Classrooms
462.091Connecting Literacy Theory, Research & Practice
209.001Literacy II:Reading & Language Arts In The Elementary School
Critical and discourse methodologies, identity processes, classroom discourse, language and literacy, critical participatory action research