Suzanne Elizabeth Myers, EdD


Suzanne Myers
  • Assistant Research Professor

Contact Info

Joseph R. Pearson Hall
1122 West Campus Road
Lawrence, KS 66045-3101

Biography

Suzanne “Suzy” Myers joined KUCRL from the Kansas State Department of Education, where she was the Director of Kansas' LiNK grant, a $27 Million award to the state through the federal Striving Readers initiative. While serving in this capacity, she was also the Coordinator for State Academic Standards, and prior to that served as the K-12 ELA State Supervisor for Standards and Assessment. Suzy has also worked as a high school English teacher and Curriculum Coordinator. 

Education

Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, The University of Kansas, 2017
M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, Kansas State University, 2010
B.A. in English Education, Washburn University, 2005
B.S. in Journalism-Advertising, The University of Kansas, 2001

Research

Research Interests

  • Curriculum
  • Instruction
  • Asset-driven
  • Redesign
  • Habit
  • Educator professional development
  • Educator professional learning
  • Alternative professional development models

Service

She currently serves on the Executive Board for the Kansas Masonic Literacy Center, is a Flint Hills Writing Project fellow (2006) and is National Board Certified in Adolescent/Young Adult English Language Arts.