Louisa C Moats

Louisa Cook Moats, Ed.D., has authored numerous book chapters, journal articles, and policy papers on the subject of reading education. Dr. Moats is presently an independent consultant and writer who specializes in the professional development of reading and writing instructors. He was previously Project Director at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Early Interventions Project site in the District of Columbia Public Schools. Dr. Moats was a visiting scholar at the Sacramento County Office of Education during the 1996-1997 school year, where she wrote and presented leadership training materials on early reading for the California State Board of Education. These items are now required content in all professional development programs performed in California as a result of Assembly Bill 1086. Dr. Moats earned a bachelor's degree in English from Wellesley College, a master's degree in English from Vanderbilt University's Peabody College, and a doctorate Read More chevron_right