Publications and Presentations

Karlsson, A. (April, 2017). Building Capacity for Sustainable Co-Teaching Practices. This presentation outlined preliminary case study findings from grant-funded research into co-teaching, including both quantitative and qualitative data collected from study participants. This presentation also highlighted strategies for effective research and grant implementation in the K-12 setting. 10th Annual Second Language Acquisition Student Symposium: Second Language Teaching Diversity and Advocacy, Minneapolis, MN

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Karlsson, A. (March, 2017). ASCD Teacher Impact Grants. This presentation included a panel discussion by the first-ever recipients of the ACSD Teacher Impact Grants, including reflections on the grant application and implementation process and the value and importance of teacher leadership in the replication and scaling of transformative projects in schools, districts and states. ASCD Empower17 Conference, Anaheim, CA.

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Karlsson, A. (July, 2016). ESSA: State and District Plan Guidance. This presentation provided recommendations for local and state education agencies in developing comprehensive plans for professional learning under Title II of the Every Student Succeeds (ESSA) Act. Learning Forward and National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future Agents for Learning Competition 2016, Chicago, IL.

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Karlsson, Ashley Elizabeth. (2015). "Implementation of WIDA Standards: A Cross-Case Analysis of Twelve Public School Districts in Minnesota". School of Education. Paper 210. http://digitalcommons.hamline.edu/hse_all/210

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Karlsson, A. (November, 2015). WIDA Standards: Implementation Efforts, Challenges and Successes across Multiple Districts. This presentation summarized research findings regarding WIDA Standards implementation across the state, identified challenges in the implementation process, and provided suggestions for improving implementation efforts in districts with various geographic and demographic characteristics. Minnesota English Learner Education (MELED) Conference 2015, Bloomington, MN.

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Karlsson, A. (November, 2015). #ELLChat: Twitter for EL Teachers. This presentation trained teachers how to use the micro-blogging site Twitter for educational purposes by networking with other educators and sharing strategies online. Minnesota English Learner Education (MELED) Conference 2015, Bloomington, MN.

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