Diane E. Kern, PhD

Assistant Professor – Education

dkern@uri.edu

Diane is a long-time advocate of nonviolence and has incorporated the concept into her teacher training, integrating the Kingian principles into the teaching of literature to pre-service teachers of high school English teachers. Diane is a certified Level I Kingian Nonviolence trainer.

Research interests are in Comprehension Strategy Instruction and Teacher Education in English Language Arts and Literacy.