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Romaine, Leah

Title/s:  Clinical Professor

Specialty Area: Culturally and linguistically responsive teacher education, Literacy and language development of emerging bilingual learners, Literacy instruction, assessment and intervention

Office #:  Lewis Towers 1031, WTC

Phone: 312.915.6345

Email: lromaine@luc.edu


  • PhD, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Program Areas

  • Teaching, Learning & Leading with Schools and Communities
  • Elementary education

Research Interests

  • Language and literacy development of emerging bilingual learners
  • Culturally and linguistically responsive instruction
  • Literacy instruction, assessment and intervention

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Literacy Research Association
  • International Literacy Association
  • TESOL International Association

Courses Taught

  • TLSC 310: Language & Literacy for Diverse Students
  • TLSC 320: Using Classroom Data to Advance Student Achievement
  • TLSC 330: Literacy in Specific Contexts
  • TLSC 360: Developing Instruction & Assessment
  • CIEP 359: Teaching Reading: Elementary