Areas of Expertise
- Language and Literacies Education
- Early Reading Education
- Literature-Based Instruction
- Translingual/Transmodal Literacies
Angie Zapata, PhD is an Associate Professor of Literacy in the Department of Learning, Teaching and Curriculum. She is a longtime elementary teacher of bilingual and multilingual children, a teacher educator of undergraduate students preparing to be teachers of language and literacy in diverse, elementary settings, and advises doctoral students in Literacy Education. She teaches undergraduate, masters, and doctoral courses focused on language, literacy, identity, and literature for children and youth in both online and face-to-face settings.