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Jennifer Fox, Ed.D.


  • Ed.D. in Reading Education, Educational Technology, and Educational Leadership, University of Missouri-Columbia
    • Dissertation: "Secondary Literacy Teachers' Use of a Twitter Chat Community for Voluntary Ongoing Professional Learning"
  • M.A.Ed. in Reading Education, Dominican University
  • B.S. in Elementary Education, Southwest Baptist University

Selected Publications

  • Fox, J. (2014). A brilliant break with Brod Bagert. The Missouri Reader, 38(2), 6-11.
  • Fox, J. & Bryant, J. (2014). IRA memories to cherish. The Missouri Reader, 38(2), 4-5.
  • Fox, J. (2015). 3D printing and literacy?!? The Missouri Reader, 39(2), 45.
  • Fox, J., & Bryant, J. (2015). A good dose of PD. The Missouri Reader, 39(1), 4.
  • Fox, J., & Cavner, D. (2015). 21st-century teaching and learning in Ethiopia: Challenges and hindrances. The International Journal of Pedagogy and Curriculum, 22(2), 25-38.

Selected Presentations

  • Fox, J., Yoon, S., Long, E., Portis, A., & Hoying, A. (2017). ILA teachers' choices project presents: Literacy reimagined through award-winning children's book illustrations. International Literacy Association Conference, Orlando, FL.
  • Fox, J. (2015). Flipping in teacher education: Preparing new teachers for 21st-century classrooms. Midwest Educational Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Fox, J., & Bryant, J. (2015). How to read a story. Missouri Early Learning Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Fox, J., & Cavner, D. (2015). Challenges developing countries and rural communities face in preparing 21st century learners. International Society for Technology in Education Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Fox, J., & Shuler, C. (2015). Talking about text with Edmodo: Digital conversations between sixth graders and pre-service middle school teachers. Write to Learn Conference, Osage Beach, MO.
  • Fox, J., Bagert, B., & Bryant, J. (2015). Poetry is legit for teaching content lit. International Literacy Association Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Fox, J., & Bryant, J. (2014). Paperless digital publishing for everyone. MOREnet Conference, St. Charles, MO.
  • Fox, J., & Cavner, D. (2014). Challenges that developing countries face in preparing 21st century learner: An analysis of Ethiopian teaching strategies. The Learner Conference, New York City, NY.

Related Experience

  • Journal Editorial Board for The Reading Teacher, 2012-present
  • Co-Editor of The Missouri Reader, 2013-2015
  • ILA Teachers' Choices Awards Project
    • Co-chair of Teachers' Choice Awards, 2017-present
    • Area Co-leader for Teachers' Choices Awards, 2015-2017
  • ISTE Teacher Education Network Social Media Coordinator, 2015-present
  • Lead professional development at local schools focusing on Google Apps for Education and Twitter, ongoing

Professional Organizations

  • International Literacy Association (ILA)
  • International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
  • National Council of Teachers of English
  • Literacy Research Association

Church/Community Service

  • Attends First Baptist Church, Bolivar