Secretary: Penelope Colllins

Penelope Collins


Dr. Penelope Collins is the secretary of SSSR. She is responsible for maintaining the records and correspondence of SSR.  Her duties also oversee the election process. She is an associate professor in the School of Education at the University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on language and literacy development among English learners and language minority students. In recent years, she has examined how the use of technology, such as one-to-one laptop programs or digital scaffolding software, may support reading comprehension and reading achievement among linguistically diverse students.