Jean Filetti - Directory - Christopher Newport University


Jean Filetti

Teacher Preparation Program - Department of English - Office of Graduate Studies - Center for Education Research and Policy

Jean Filetti

Director of the Teacher Preparation Program

McMurran Hall 253A
(757) 594-7388


  • Ph D in English, University of Toledo
  • MA in English, University of Toledo
  • BS in English, Clarion University of Pennsylvania


Professional Writing, Grant Writing, American Literature, Composition (all levels), Teacher Education


Shared Governance, Mentoring, American Literary Realism, Gender Issues, Teaching Pedagogy

Selected Accomplishments

  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    (2020). Huck and Jim's Island Time in Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and the Importance of Brave Spaces. Mark Twain Annual. Volume, 18. Issue, 1. Pages, 11-21.
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    (2020). Helping Freshmen Revise: Collaborative Review Through the Eyes of Students. Virginia English Journal. Volume, 70. Issue, 1.
  • Journal Article, Professional Journal
    (2018). Discussion Boards in a Literature Classroom: Student Perceptions of Their Usefulness. Virginia English Journal.
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    (2017). Reading Logs in an Age of Standardized Testing: The Challenges Facing Teachers. Interdisciplinary Humanities (journal published by the HERA).
  • Journal Article, Professional Journal
    (2015). Education on the Lower East Side in the Fiction of Myra Kelly. CEA Critic.
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    (2013). Implementing Program Change: The Importance of Tying Learning Objectives to Accreditation. International Journal of Educational Organization. Volume, 19. Issue, 2. Pages, 19-27.
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    (2012). "'Every Woman Can[not] be Won': Feminist Independence in Cahan's The Rise of David Levinsky". The Explicator. Volume, 70. Issue, 4. Pages, 331-334.
  • Journal Article, Professional Journal
    (2011). Mentoring Probationary Faculty. Academic Leader. Volume, 27. Issue, 12.
  • Jean Filetti, George Kuster , Sara Lenhart, Lisa Webb, "Recruiting, Preparing, and Producing STEM Teacher-Scholars: The Christopher Newport University Noyce Scholarship Program," Sponsored by National Science Foundation
  • Sara Lenhart, George Kuster , Lisa Webb, Jean Filetti, "Preparing Highly-Qualified STEM Teachers: Supporting Student-Centered Instruction," Sponsored by National Science Foundation
  • Jean Filetti, "Linking Student Teaching and Induction," Sponsored by Office of Teacher Preparation, CNU, and NNPS
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