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Liv Thorstensson Davila

CLIN ASST PROF of Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education,Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Center for Global Studies

Contact Information:

  • Address: Curriculum and Instruction
    College of Education
    1310 S. Sixth Street
    1310 S Sixth
    M/C 708
    Champaign, IL 61820
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Book Contributions

  • "Working with immigrant children of “undocumented” and “mixed” families." Educating the Young Child. . 2011.

  • "Good kids,” but “poor students”: Academic identities of Vietnamese Montagnard high school students." Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans. . 2011.

Journal Articles

  • "Developing critical literacy with English language learners: A lesson plan for understanding the social implications of dialect." Multicultural Learning and Teaching 8.1 (2013): 115-132.

Special Issues of a Journal

  • "For them it’s sink or swim”: Refugee students and the dynamics of migration, and (dis)placement in school." Special issue on migration and education. Spec. iss. of Power and Education 3.4 (2012): 139-149.