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  • dcoker@udel.edu
  • Office: 127A Willard Hall
  • Phone: 302-831-3096
  • Fax: 302-831-4110

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David Coker

Dr. David Coker is an professor in the School of Education at UD and teaches courses on writing and reading instruction. His research focuses on issues that are central to advancing writing research and improving writing instruction in schools that serve low-income students. These topics include early writing assessment, writing development, and effective approaches to writing instruction. Currently, he is PI of an IES Exploration Goal project investigating writing instruction and student outcomes in first grade.