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Amber Jensen

Assistant Professor
English

4096 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Research Interests

English Preservice Teacher Education
Digital and Multimodal Writing and Literacies
Secondary School Writing Centers
Composition Pedagogy

Teaching Interests

English Education
Writing Pedagogy
English Teaching Methods

Education

  • Ph.D., Writing and Rhetoric , George Mason University (2019)
  • M.Ed, Education Policy and Management , Harvard Graduate School of Education (2006)
  • B.A., English , Spanish, TESOL K-12, Brigham Young University (2005)

Licenses and Certifications

  • National Writing Project, National Writing Project Fellow (2012 - Present)
  • National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), National Board Certification, Adolescent/Young Adult Language Arts (2012 - 2022)
  • Commonwealth of Virginia, Professional Teaching License, English 6-12 and TESOL (2007 - 2022)

Honors and Awards

  • Jensen-Hutton Grant for Emerging Writing Centers, Secondary School Writing Center Association (2020 - Present)

Memberships

  • Utah Council of Teachers of English (UCTE) (2019 - Present)
  • English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE) (2016 - Present)
  • Secondary School Writing Centers Association (2013 - Present)
  • International Writing Centers Association (2010 - Present)
  • National Council of Teachers of English (2008 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Guest Speaker, Rocky Mountain Writing Centers Association (2021 - Present)
  • Guest Speaker, Oklahoma State University (2021 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, English Teaching: Practice and Critique (2021 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Teaching/Writing Journal (2020 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Writing Center Journal (2020 - Present)
  • Editor, Associate Editor, Journal of Peer Tutoring in Secondary Schools (2020 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Pedagogy (2019 - Present)
  • Editor, Associate Editor, Journal of Peer Tutoring in Secondary Schools (2019 - Present)
  • Board Member, Secondary School Writing Centers Association (2019 - Present)
  • Editorial Review Board Member, Teachers, Profs, Parents: Writers Who Care (2019 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, ELATE Commission on English Teaching Methods (2018 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, ELATE Commission on Everyday Advocacy (2018 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, ELATE Commission on Writing Teacher Education (2017 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, School-University Partnerships Journal (2016 - Present)
  • Other, National Writing Project/Everyday Advocacy Working Group (2019 - 2020)
  • Other, Everyday Advocacy (Sponsored by NWP and NCTE) (2016 - 2020)
  • Editor, Associate Editor, English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE) Graduate Strand (2017 - 2019)

Courses Taught

Publications

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Presentations

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Amber N Jensen Sarah Donovan Amy Vetter Kira LeeKeenan Charlotte Land Rob Montgomery
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Amber N Jensen ELATE Everyday Advocacy Commission Members
Amber N Jensen Editorial Board of the Writers Who Care blog
Amber N Jensen ELATE Writing Teacher Education Commission Members
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Amber N Jensen Nicole Green Zach Garrett Jessica Masterson Russ Mayo
Amber N Jensen Ann Burke Bethany Monea Laura Dacus
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Amber N Jensen Christopher E Crowe Deborah Marie Dean Dawan Lynn Coombs Karen Thomas Brown
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