Erica M. BarnesErica M. Barnes, PhD, is Associate Professor in the Department of Literacy Teaching and Learning at the University at Albany, State University of New York. Her research investigates teacher–child interactions in preschool and early elementary classrooms that promote language and literacy growth, with an emphasis on the developmental trajectories of children with varying levels of language abilities from underserved populations. Dr. Barnes is interested in how language facilitates literacy development, and how teachers may differentiate instruction for students to prevent literacy-learning difficulties. She has worked as a special education teacher, a teacher consultant, and a progress-monitoring consultant in K–12 settings.
All titles by Erica M. Barnes:
Early Literacy Instruction and Intervention: Third Edition: The Interactive Strategies ApproachDonna M. Scanlon, Kimberly L. Anderson, Erica M. Barnes, and Joan M. Sweeney