Directory » JANET HAMMER
308 E EDCT
845-8384
Department
Afilliations
Technology and Teacher Education
Education
Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Texas (2003)
M.Ed., Gifted Education, Texas Women's University (1988)
B.S., Elementry Education and History, University of North Texas (1984)
JANET HAMMER
Clinical Professor
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
COURSES TAUGHT
ECFB430. Organizational Motivat And Management Early Childhood Education
2007B
EDCI365. TECH IN CLASSROOMS
2018C
EDCI485. DIRECTED STUDIES
2020A,2019A,2018A,2017A,2016A
EDCI485. Drctd Stds: Italy
2008A
EDCI485. Directed Studies
2009A,2008A
EDCI489. SPECIAL TOPICS IN
2016A,2012A
EDCI489. Special Topics In Teach Writ Mid Schl
2008A
EDCI489. Special Topics In Read And Lang Arts 4-8
2009B
EDCI611. Teaching Esl
2009B,2008B,2007B,2006B
EDCI611. TEACHING ESL
2019B,2018B,2017B,2016B,2015B
EDCI631. MENTORING NOVICE EDUCTR
2020C,2020A,2019C,2018C,2017C
EDCI633. EDUCATOR AS LEARNER
2015B
EDCI634. REFLECTIVE INQUIRY
2020B,2019B,2019A,2018C
EDCI659. HISTORY OF AMERICAN ED
2018A
EDCI673. ANLYS OF TCHNG BEHAVR
2020B,2018B,2017B,2013C,2013B
EDCI685. DIRECTED STUDIES
2019A,2017A,2016A,2014C
EDCI685. Directed Studies
2008A
EDCI689. Special Topics In Elearning Class Mgt
2009A
INST322. Education Multicltrl-italy
2008A
INST332. Second Lang Inst And Asses
2008C,2007C,2006C
INST332. Scnd Lng Inst And Assm-italy
2008A
INST334.
2005B,2005A,2004C
INST334. Second Lang Inst And Asses
2007C
INST334. Assessment Esl
2008B,2007A,2006C,2006A,2005C
INST334. Assessment Esl-italy
2008A
INST463. SEC LANG METHOD ESL BIL
2012A
MEFB352. Plan And Development For Midg Curriculum
2009A,2006C,2006A
MEFB450. Social Studies Methods Midg
2009A,2008C,2007C,2007A,2006C
MEFB450.
2005A
MEFB450. SOCIAL STUDIES MTHD MIDG
2020C,2019C,2017C,2016C,2015C
RDNG472. TCHWRITING IN ELEM & MS
2020A,2019A,2018A,2017A,2016A
RDNG491. Research
2009A
TEED302. Teaching/learning Processes
2009A,2008B
TEED302. TCHNG/LRNG PROCESSES
2017A,2016B,2016A,2015B,2015A


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Books and Monographs
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., &
Journal Articles
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
Book Chapters
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).
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
Other Publications and Presentations
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.
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).

RESEARCH PROJECTS
Catapult Round 1 - Transformers: Research to Practice Center (Funded amount $18,200)
Co-PI (). TAMU College of Education & Human Development (State)
2016-02-01 — 2016-12-31
Career Fair
PI. 2014-09-01 &mdash
2015-08-31
US Citizenship: Practice and Promise in American History
Co-PI (). US Department of Education (Federal)
2011-09-01 — 2014-08-31
Seminar on China: The Place and the People
Co-PI (). US Department of Education (Federal)
2009-03-01 — 2011-02-28
Getting to Know Europe Grant
Co-PI (). TAMU-European Union Center (State)
2009-01-01 — 2009-12-31
Pilot Study Abroad Program
Co-PI (). TAMU Mexican American/Latino Research Center (State)
2009-01-01 — 2009-03-31
Project SI: Spanish for Instructors
Other. US Department of Education (Federal)
2007-07-01 — 2011-06-30
Interactive Science for the English Language Learner
Co-PI (). TAMU Mexican American/Latino Research Center (State)
2007-05-11 — 2008-10-10
Seminar on China: The Place and the People
Co-PI (). US Department of Education (Federal)
2007-04-01 — 2008-03-31

AWARDS
Presidential Award for Teaching Excellence. University Award. (2015)
LEADERSHIP POSITIONS
. Association of Former Students College-Level.
Chair, UG Committee (2013)
Coordinator. Middle Grade Program. (2009)
Distinguished Achievement Award. Association of Former Students College Level. (2009)
. Student Led Award for Teaching Excellence.
Student Led Award. Student Led Award for Teaching Excellence (SLATE), 2009. (2009)