Jill Swavely, Ed.D.

Professor (Teaching/Instructional)
ESL Certificate Program Coordinator
Transforming School LIFE’s Co-Primary Investigator

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Dr. Jill Swavely has been faculty at Temple since 2001. Her current research interests involve the study of teacher preparation for teaching literacy to English learners in secondary school content areas. She has also done research in the area of second language writing for both K-12 and college-level English learners. As coordinator of Temple’s ESL certificate program, her teaching interests involve designing and teaching courses in this program that prepare teachers for designing instruction, assessments and curricula that effectively address the needs of K-12 English learners.