John D. Beach, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Human Services and Counseling
Ph.D. Reading Education, University at Albany, State University of New York 1988

Areas of Specialization
Theoretical synthesis of language, literacy, and literature; Comparison of children’s and adults’ “best book” choices 1974 to 2004; “Guided Reasoning” for critical comprehension in grades 4 to 12; Storytelling and the language arts