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School of Education
Targeted Reading Intervention for English Language Learners
Daniela Avelar Guerrero
Daniela Avelar Guerrero is a Ph.D. in Education student specializing in the Learning Sciences in the School of Education at the University of Delaware. Her current research interests include bilingualism and language acquisition as well as how children learn from media and technology.
Prior to pursuing the doctoral program at UD, Daniela worked as a lab manager in the Communication and Language Lab at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is currently research assistant under Dr. Steve Amendum for the Targeted Reading Intervention for English Language Learners (TRI-ELL) project.
She holds a B.A. in Psychology from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was born and raised in El Salvador.
- B.A., Psychology, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
- Graduate Research Assistant, School of Education, University of Delaware, 2016–present
- Coordinator of Research Programs, Communication and Language Lab, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015–2016
- Teaching Assistant, Psychology Department, Franklin and Marshall College, 2012–2015
Honors and Awards
- Whitely Prize for excellent Psychology student, Franklin and Marshall College, 2015
- Brookshire Award for excellent Psychology research, Franklin and Marshall College, 2015
- Avelar, D. (January, 2016). “Tell me why you’re texting! Effect of cell phone use on interpersonal interactions.” Poster presented at the 17th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. San Diego, California.