Clinical Professor, Teaching, Learning, and Culture
Office#: 360 Harrington Office Building
Mail Stop: 4232
Office Phone: (979) 845-8384
Primary Emphasis Area: English as a Second Language/ Early Childhood Development
Vita: View Document
Research Interests
American Schools Response To national tragedies
Effects of No Child Left Behind on English Language Learners
History of Houston Independent School District's Bilingual Education Program
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Hammer, J., Rackley, R., & Viruru, R. (2017). " Using an Advantage Model to Coach and Mentor Pre-service and In-service Teachers ". In[160][160]Dom[237][237]nguez, N., Berkeley, B., Barka, N., Chrisman, T., Kelley, B., &

2. Barr, S. M., Eslami-Rasekh, E., Joshi, R. M., G. Slattery, P., & Hammer, J. (2016). Perceptions and Knowledge of Literacy Constructs by Elementary School Teachers of ELLs. The Educational Forum, 80, 61-78, DOI: 10.1080/00131725.2015.1102364.

3. Boettcher, C., Hammer, J. & Sonnenburg, Sunni. Subtracting Stereotypes through Study Abroad: The World is a Book and Those Who Do Not Travel Read Only One Page (St. Augustine) in Li, Yeping and Hammer, J. (Eds.) Teaching at Work (p. 105-121). Rotterdam, Netherlands: Sense Publishers. (2015).

4. Li, Y. & Hammer, J. (2015). Teaching at work: Innovating and sharing teaching approaches and practices to advance teacher preparation. In Y. Li & J. Hammer (Eds.), Teaching at work. (pp. 3-8). Rotterdam, the Netherlands: Sense Publishers

5. Chien, Chih-Feng, Davis, Trina, Slattery, Patrick, Keeney-Kennicutt, Wendy, & Hammer, Janet. (2013). Development of a virtual Second Life curriculum using currere method. Journal of Educational Technology and Society. 16(3)

6. Wiese, Patricia, Hammer, Janet, & Boettcher, Cindy. (2009). Implications of a Cross-Cultural Partnership between Preservice English as a Second Language (ESL) Teachers and an Italian Middle School. Paper published by the International Hawaii Conference.

7. Hammer, J. Ah Cong Catches a Ghost an online module for middle grade second language learners, Verizon Bridge to Literacy: Creating Classrooms Where All Children Become Readers, (2006).

8. Hammer, J. & Davis, O.L. Jr. (2004). American schools respond to a national crisis: Nine-eleven and its aftermath. American Educational History Journal, 31(2), 187-194.

9. Hammer, J., & Davis, O.L., Jr. (2001). Defense As Preparation: Houston, Texas, Schools Face The War to Come, 1939-1941. American Educational History Journal 28. 27-30.

10. Black, M.S., Hammer, J., Daniels, W., Blankenship, K., and Davis, M. (1999). Mexican Schools: Towards Understanding Educational History. American Educational History Journal 26. 123-127.

* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts
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Professional Leadership/Service (International/National)

.  Student Led Award for Teaching Excellence

(2009). Student Led Award.  Student Led Award for Teaching Excellence (SLATE), 2009


(2015). Presidential Award for Teaching Excellence.  University Award

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