Monica Yoo, PhD

Monica Yoo portrait

Monica Yoo, PhD

Associate Professor, Teaching and Learning
College of Education

Biographical Information

Monica Yoo is an associate professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning.  She received her Ph.D. in Education from the University of California at Berkeley.  She has worked closely with credential candidates as a student teaching supervisor.  Her research interests in language and literacy include secondary students’ reading comprehension, connections between reading and writing, and the development of students’ academic literacy.  These interests stem from her practical experience as a former high school English teacher working with students from diverse ethnic and linguistic backgrounds.

Education

Ph.D., Education
University of California at Berkeley

Awards

CU Excellence in Diversity Grant 2011