Associate Professor, Secondary Education/Middle Level/Foreign Language
Ed.D., Curriculum and Social Inquiry, National-Louis University, 2009
Certificate of Advanced Study, Educational Leadership, National-Louis University, 2003
B.A., Education/English National-Louis University, 1991
Celebration of Scholarship:
Evaluating the Impact of SSR on Student Motivation and Achievement
Graduate Student Project in Education
Huvaere, D., Jessee, P., Palmi, C., & Mackey, B. (2015, January). The intersection of grit and poverty: Working with high needs students. District of Eastern North America (DENA) Winter Workshop, Tinton Falls, NJ.
Palmi, C., & Huvaere, D. (2015, February). Designing a Middle Level Licensure Program. Association of Teacher Educators Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.
Palmi, C. (2014). Formulating and using assessments to measure student performance growth. Our Lady of Mercy School, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Palmi, C. (2014). Revisiting important elements of middle school philosophy. Our Lady of Mercy School, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Huvaere, D.; Augsburger, D.; Palmi, C.; White, J.; & Woods, J. (2010). “Building pre-service teacher awareness and understanding through multicultural literature.”Paper presented at the annual meeting of Association of Teacher Educators, Chicago, IL. February 13-17.
“Developing the literacy library for content area teachers.” Presentation delivered, Association for Literacy Educators and Researchers, Charlotte, NC. October 09.
“Secondary educators and the literacy library.” Presentation delivered at Associated Colleges of the Chicago Area, Romeoville, IL. November 09