Dr. Marsha Sprague, Professor
Professor of English
Director, Teacher Preparation, MAT

Office:  McMurran Hall, 253A
Phone:  (757) 594-7388
Email:   msprague@cnu.edu

B A Wellesley College
M Ed Pennsylvania State University
Ed D University of Miami (1992)

PK-12 Teaching Experience:
Over 15 years in Department of Defense Dependents Schools: middle school math and English; high school English, math, journalism, and remedial reading; special education; staff development

Recent Publications:

  • Sprague, M. and Keeling, K.  (2007). Discovering Their Voices: Engaging Adolescent Girls with Young Adult Literature.  International Reading Association, New York.
  • Sprague, M. and Keeling, K. (2009).  Paying Attention to Girls’ Literacy Needs.  In Literacy Instruction for Adolescents: Research-Based Practice, Wood, K.D. and Blanton, W.E. (eds.).Guilford Press: New York.
  • Sprague, M., Lawrence, P. & Keeling, K.  (2006). “Today I’m going to meet a boy”: Teachers and Students Respond to Fifteen and Speak.  ALAN Review, 34, (1), 25-31.
Marsha Sprague