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Sandra Musanti, Ph.D.

Sandra " Musanti, Ph. D. 

Sandra Musanti, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department of Language, Literacy and
Intercultural Studies



2005 Doctor of Philosophy, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1999 Master of Arts, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1987 Bachelor of Arts, Universidad Nacio​nal de Buenos Aires, Argentina


Sandra Musanti, Ph.D.

Teaching Interest:

Content Area Methods in the Bilingual Classroom Emergent Literacy in the Bilingual Classroom

Courses TAUGHT:​

BILC 3310 Emergent Literacy in Bilingual Classroom 
BILC 3314 The Content Area Methodology in the Bilingual Classroom 
BILC 6364 Foundations of Literacy Instruction in Spanish 
BILC 6366 Academic Spanish Across the Content Areas
BILC 8342 Content Area Instruction in Bilingual Programs 
BILC 8343 Biliteracy Development
EDCI 6300 Foundations of Research in Education 
EDFR 6388 Sociocultural Foundations of Education​
EDFR 8300 Research Methods in Education 
EDFR 8301 Qualitative Research 


Teacher preparation and professional development for teachers of linguistically and culturally diverse students. The impact of classroom-based professional development and teacher collaboration in the ESL and bilingual teaching practices Issues of equity, language and culture and mathematics teaching in primary grades.​

Office Hours
Fall 2014

Monday: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Tuesday: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday: 11:00am-12:00pm
Thursday: By Appointment
Friday: By Appointment

Office: MAIN 2.130

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