Faculty Scholarship: Dr. Ann Berger-Knorr

Dr. Berger-Knorr

Ann Berger-Knorr
Associate Professor of Education

B.S., The Pennsylvania
State University

M.Ed., The Pennsylvania
State University
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania
State University

Ann Berger-Knorr teaches literacy and literature courses in the Early Childhood Education and Special Education programs at LVC. She also supervises student field experiences. In her research, she attempts to bridge teacher education, literacy education, and multicultural education. Utilizing teacher research and classroom inquiry, Dr. Berger-Knorr focuses on ways to best prepare pre-service teachers for culturally and academically diverse settings. She enjoys involving her students in research and accompanying them to conferences and presentations.

Dr. Berger-Knorr's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2017 Celebration

Berger-Knorr, A., Greene, S., & Machado, R. (24 August & 14 September 2016). 21st century college learner. Presentation at the LVC Faculty Development, Annville, PA.  

Berger-Knorr, A. (2016, January 21). Is schooling fair for all? Presentation at the Symposium on Inclusive Excellence, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.

Berger-Knorr, A. (2016, July 26). The transformative power of social justice text sets. Presented at the Millersville Summer Institute, Millersville, PA.

Berger-Knorr, A., Shettel, J. & Colabucci, L. (2016). Read all about it! Full steam ahead with the Keystone to Reading Book Award winners. Pennsylvania Reads: Journal of the Keystone Reading Association, 15(1), 4-7.

Berger-Knorr, A., Dowzicky, C. & Bear, C. (2016, October 19). Fostering love and kindness. Presentation at the Early Childhood Education Summit, State College, PA.‚Äč

Dr. Berger-Knorr's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2016 Celebration

Berger-Knorr, A. (2016, January 16). Multicultural and social justice text sets. Presentation at the Symposium on Inclusive Excellence, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pa.

Berger-Knorr, A., Bradley, A., Dietrich, A., & Rozanski, A. (2015, October 24). Empowered voices: Pre-service teachers' reflections on teacher research. Presentation at the Kapa Delti Pi Convocation, Orlando, Fla.

Berger-Knorr, A., Colabucci, L., Shettel, J., & Napoli, M. (2015). Spotlight: Keystone to reading text sets. Pennsylvania Reads: Journal of the Keystone State Reading Association, 14(1), 5-10.

Professor Berger-Knorr's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2015 Celebration

Berger-Knorr, A. (2014, April 12). Social justice in elementary and middle school classrooms. Presented at the PA National Association of Multicultural Education Annual Conference, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.

Berger-Knorr, A. (2014, January 20). Visions of social justice in PK-4 classrooms. Presented at the Symposium on Inclusive Excellence, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.

Berger-Knorr, A. (2014, March 1). Picture books and social justice with PK-4 students. Presented at the Lebanon Valley Association  for the Education of Young Children, Jonestown, PA.

Berger-Knorr, A., & Napoli, M. (2015, Forthcoming). Equity and justice in children's literature. The Dragon Lode, n.v., n.p.

Napoli, M., Berger-Knorr, A., Colabucci, L., & Shettel, J. (2014). Read all about it! Introducing multimodal nonfiction texts.      Pennsylvania Reads: Journal of the Keystone State Reading Association, 13(1), 5-8.

Napoli, M., Van Zile, S., & Berger-Knorr, A. (2014, November 25). Multicultural text sets: Landscapes into stories and writing.     Paper presented at the National Council of Teachers of English, Annual Convention, Washington, DC.

Dr. Berger-Knorr's Scholarship and Pedagogy 2014 Celebration

Berger-Knorr, A. (October 23, 2013). Visions of social justice in PK-4 classrooms. Early Childhood Education Summit Conference, Penn State Conference Center.

Berger-Knorr, A., Colabucci, L., & Napoli, M. (2013). Read all about it: Exploring social justice with our students: Literature as a tool for conversation and change. Pennsylvania Reads: Journal of the Keystone State Reading Association, 12(1), 28-31.