Briana Hendrickson is a PhD student in the department of Curriculum & Instruction and the Center for Writing Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Briana received her B.A. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in English and Secondary Education. After graduating, Briana spent four years teaching high school English full time and is currently a part-time English teacher at Monticello High School. She obtained her Master's in English at Eastern Illinois University where she concentrated in Composition & Rhetoric. At Eastern, Briana worked in the Writing Center, taught first-year composition, and co-taught a Young Adult Literature course. Briana is currently in her second year of the College of Education's Curriculum & Instruction Ph.D. program where most of her work is focused on writing instruction at the secondary level and teacher preparation for secondary preservice English teachers.
English Education, Teacher Education, Writing Instruction, Young Adult Literature, Culturally Relevant Pedagogy
CI 485 - Assessing Student Performance
CI 404- Teaching and Assessing Secondary School Students