Laura is a professor of English, ethnic studies and women and gender studies at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. She is also a published author of non-fiction and poetry.

Articles by Laura

Foreign Language Study Can Benefit Students With Autism

Parlez-vous français? This educator reflects on what students on the autism spectrum, including her own daughter, can gain from foreign language study.

Let’s Stop Using the Word Lame

It’s time for us and our students to talk about the word lame.
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