Emily Hines

Assistant Professor of Reading
School of Education

Office: 114 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715/232-5487
Email: hinese@uwstout.edu


Emily attended the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Elementary Education major and Reading and Language Arts minor. Emily completed her graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, with a Master of Science in Teaching (MST), Reading. Emily obtained her Doctorate in Education (Ed.D), Educational Leadership, Critical Pedagogy focus, from the University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Research Interests

Emily recently completed her dissertation research on teacher perceptions of the Common Core State Standards.  She is also interested in critical pedagogy, infusing diversity, and breaking cultural barriers in her work with The Hegemony Project at Stout.  Emily is excited to teach, collaborate, and learn with students in the reading certification courses at University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Courses Taught

RDGED 701-Developmental Reading K-12

RDGED 706-Assessment and Evaluation of Reading and Language Development

RDGED 720-Leading and Directing the Reading Program

RDGED 721-Supporting Literacy Instruction

RDGED 722-Reading Specialist Field Practicum

Professional Experience

Emily taught Pre-K through twelfth grades in the Chippewa Valley (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) since 2000.  As a classroom teacher, Emily taught 2ndand 3rd grades for eight years and was a literacy coach/reading specialist/reading teacher for three years.  Emily has been an active member of local (Eau Claire Area Reading Council), state (Wisconsin State Reading Association), and international literacy (International Literacy Association and Literacy Research Association) associations.  Emily served a three-year term as President and Vice-President of the Eau Claire Area Reading Council, 2006-2009.

Personal Interests

In her free time, Emily enjoys traveling, spending time with her husband, Barry, and son, Huck, as well as family and friends. GO BLUE DEVILS!!


Emily Hines

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