Diane Morren, M.A.

Senior Literacy and Education Consultant


  • M.A., Education/Reading Specialization, New Mexico State University, 1979
  • B.S., Elementary Education, University of Texas at El Paso, 1970

Current positions

  • Certified Senior Literacy and Education Consultant, 2012–
  • Adjunct professor, Second Language Acquisition and Methods in Teaching ESL, Dallas Baptist University, 2007–

Other professional experience and service

  • Fulbright Scholar, English as a Foreign Language Professor, Centro Superior de Idiomas, University Centro Americana, Managua, Nicaragua, 2011
  • Consultant, Multilingual Education, SIL Philippines Branch, 2010
  • SIL International Literacy and Education Consultant, 2008–2010
  • Workshop participant, Multilingual Education Symposium, Chiang Mai, Thailand, May 26–30, 2008
  • Adjunct Associate Instructor, Literacy, Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics (GIAL), Dallas, TX, 2007
  • Teacher, Elementary ESL and bilingual education, Duncanville School District, Duncanville, TX, 1984–2007
  • Consultant, Primer and literacy program development, Honduras and Colombia, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2003
  • Literacy Consultant, SIL Guatemala Branch, 1980–1984
  • Literacy Consultant and Teacher Trainer, Bangingi literacy project, SIL Philippines Branch, 1974–1975

 Professional membership

  • TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) International Association, 2013–

Language proficiencies

  • English: ILR 5
  • Spanish: ILR 3+

Research interests

  • Second language acquisition
  • Bilingual education
  • Curriculum development
United States