Anna Lyon

Anna Lyon has taught first grade, served as a Reading Recovery teacher and as a Reading Specialist for grades K-5. It was her work with young soldiers who struggled to read and write that fueled an interest in the teaching of literacy skills in authentic context. Dr. Lyon has served as a University Trainer for the Literacy Collaborative and is currently an Assistant Professor at East Carolina University where she teaches graduate and undergraduate literacy courses. She also serves as a professional development school liaison to a local elementary school.