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Dr. Amy Ardell

Assistant Professor, Instructional Faculty
Attallah College of Educational Studies
Expertise: Literacy; Systems Thinking; Homelessness
Office Location: Reeves Hall 132
University of California, Los Angeles, Bachelor of Arts
University of Southern California, Ph.D.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

MacGillivray, L., Ardell, A., Curwen, M. S., & Wiggin, S. (2019). I feel normal here.” The social functions of a book club in a restricted setting. Journal of Language and Literacy Education, 1512).
Curwen, M. S., Ardell, A., MacGillivray, L., & Lambert, R. (2018). Systems thinking in second grade curriculum: Engaged to address a statewide drought. Frontiers: Teacher Education,3(56). doi: 10.3389/feduc.2018.00090
Guest Editor, Frontiers Special Edition Systems Thinking in Education, 2017-2018
MacGillivray, L., Curwen, M. S., & Ardell, A. (2016).“No matter how you word it, it’s for me”: The writing practices of mothers as recovering addicts living in a homeless shelter. Journal of Literacy Research, 48(2), 198-220. [Equal author contribution]