Sharon Benge KletzienSharon Benge Kletzien, PhD, is Professor Emerita at West Chester University of Pennsylvania, where she was Chair of the Literacy Department, taught reading courses, and supervised the Reading Center. Previously she served as a reading specialist in elementary, middle, and high schools. Her research focuses on the areas of comprehension, using information books for instruction, and supporting students who struggle with reading. Dr. Kletzien has published many articles and book chapters and serves on the editorial boards of several major literacy journals. She is a recipient of the Outstanding Student Research Award from the American Educational Research Association, Division C, and the Program of Excellence Award from the National Council for the Social Studies.
All titles by Sharon Benge Kletzien:
Teaching Informational Text in K-3 Classrooms: Best Practices to Help Children Read, Write, and Learn from NonfictionMariam Jean Dreher and Sharon Benge Kletzien