Melissa Williams

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Curriculum & Instruction

M.Ed. in Bilingual/Bicultural Curriculum, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012
B.A. in Liberal Arts (Government & Mexican American Studies Honors), The University of Texas at Austin, 2005

Melissa Rojas Williams is a first-generation college student and motherscholar. It is an honor for her to explore how pre-service Bilingual Teachers utilize children’s literature to help build children’s civic identities as they too reflect on their own civic identity, membership, and agency.