Dr. Andrea B. Hellman



Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • EdD, Language, Literacy and Cultural Studies, 2008, Boston University – MA
  • MA, Egyetemi oklevél, 1990, József Attila University – Hungary


  • ENG 605 Methods in TESOL
  • ENG 688 Sociolinguistics for Language Teaching
  • ENG 690 Grammatical Analysis
  • ENG 691 Linguistic Analysis
  • ENG 695 Principles of Second Language Acquisition
  • ENG 696 Materials and Assessment in TESOL
  • ENG 697 Practicum in TESOL
  • ENG 700 Introduction to Research Methods in English
  • ENG 793 Seminar: Linguistics
  • ENG 796 Seminar: Assessment in TESOL
  • ENG 797 Advanced Practicum in TESOL

Professional experience

Selected publications

Research and professional interests

  • Teacher professional development for educating English learners
  • Teaching emergent multilinguals in K-12 schools
  • The development of academic language and literacy
  • Principles and standards in English language teaching
  • Engagement and partnership with multilingual families
  • Action research in language education

Awards and honors

  • National Professional Development Grant Award, U.S. Department of Education, The Show Me Multiliteracy Project, 2021-2026
  • National Professional Development Grant Award, U.S. Department of Education, The iELT-Ozarks Project, 2016-2022
  • Christopher Brumfit Ph.D./Ed.D. Thesis Award 2008, Cambridge University Press and promoted by Language Teaching, 2009
  • Recognition for doctoral thesis research that makes a significant and original contribution to second language acquisition or foreign language teaching

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