Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Learning Sciences
Corinne Valadez, Ph.D, is associate professor of Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Prior to coming to TAMUCC in 2004, she worked in public schools for nine years teaching first through fourth grade. Her doctoral degree is from Texas A&M University at College Station, and her master's and bachelor's degrees are from TAMUCC.
Dr. Valadez's scholarship focuses on teachers' sense of efficacy for literacy instruction, Hispanic children's literature, and multicultural literacy. At TAMUCC she teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in children's literature, multicultural literacy, and fundamentals of reading instruction for both elementary and secondary levels.
Dr. Valadez' vita (pdf)