Kristine Marion Trammell, Ph.D.

Senior Literacy and Education Consultant

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Intercultural Education, Biola University, 2006
  • M.A., Bilingual/Bicultural Education, California State University, Fullerton, 1994
  • B.A., Elementary Education/Spanish and Bilingual/Multicultural Education, Western Oregon State University, Monmouth, 1985

Current positions

  • Certified Senior Literacy and Education Consultant, SIL International, 2012–
  • Literacy and Education Consultant, SIL Americas Area, 2011–
  • Multilingual Education (MLE) Consultant, Asociación Indigena de Desarrollo Integral (AIDE), Peru, 2011–
  • Adjunct Instructor, Graduate level, Community-based Literacy and Education, University of North Dakota, 2011–
  • Multilingual Education Consultant, Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea, 2007–

Other professional experience and service

  • Instructor, Graduate level, Community-based Literacy and Education, Curso Internacional de Lingüística, Traducción y Alfabetización (CILTA), Ricardo Palma University, Lima, Peru, 2004, 2005, 2011–2012
  • SIL International Literacy and Education Consultant, 2006–2011
  • MLE Project Director/Researcher, Kom language, Cameroon, 2007–2010
  • Instructor, Graduate level, Community-based Literacy and Education, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics (GIAL), 2006, 2010
  • MLE Consultant, Ixil Language Education Project, Guatemala, SIL Americas Area, 2006
  • Instructor, Literacy for Minority Languages, GIAL, Dallas, Texas, 2006
  • Instructor, Literacy for Minority Languages, Universidad Ricardo Palma, Lima, Peru, 2004, 2005
  • MLE Consultant, Lambayeque Quechua Language Education Project, Peru, SIL Americas Area, 2004
  • Teacher of the Year, Little Lake City School District, Santa Fe Springs, California, 2003–2004
  • Elementary Bilingual Education Teacher, Little Lake City School District, Santa Fe Springs, California, 1987–1994, 1996–2004
  • Instructor, Literacy for Minority Languages, Universidad de Madero, Puebla, Mexico, July 2001, July 2002, July 2003
  • MLE Consultant, Lubuagan Language Education Project, SIL Philippines Branch, August 2002
  • SIL Internship in Literacy Teacher Training, Thailand and Philippines, SIL International, July–August 1998
  • First Grade English Language Development Teacher, Roosevelt American School, Lima, Peru, 1994–1996
  • Elementary Bilingual Education Teacher, Columbus American School, Medellín, Colombia, 1985–1987

Professional memberships

  • Comparative and International Education Society 2013–
  • International Reading Association 2011–

Language proficiencies

  • English: ILR 5
  • Spanish: ILR 3

Research interests

  • Mother-tongue-based multilingual education
  • Minority language literacy
  • Language acquisition
  • Education research
  • Curriculum development
  • Primary school education
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