Myriam Jimena Guerra

Myriam Jimena Guerra

Assistant Professor
College Of Education And Human Development
Department of Educator and Leadership Preparation
Main Campus-Madla Building Room 268

210-784-2553   |Myriam.Guerra@tamusa.edu

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Myriam Jimena Guerra is an assistant professor in the Department of Bilingual and ESL Education, College of Education and Human Development at the Texas A & M University- San Antonio. She completed her Ph. D. (2015) at the University of Texas at San Antonio in the Bicultural/ Bilingual Program in Culture, Literacy and Language. Her dissertation titled Usando Nuestros Recursos: Biliteracy Practices of Young Latino Bilingual Learners Inside and Outside Schoolused qualitative research approach to account the literacies of young bilingual students. After earned her M.A. in Bilingual Education (2005) she taught elementary school for 10 years at local public schools in San Antonio. She has presented regularly in international, national, and regional conferences. She is published her work in journals, authored and co-authored book chapters. Her education interest focus on biliteracy and bilingualism in multiple contexts (Home/ School), family literacies, Latinx children’s literature, bilingual education, dual language programs, and culturally sustaining pedagogies.