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  • photoDonna J Grace

    Elementary Program Director & Professor

    Department(s)

    • Institute for Teacher Education -
      Elementary
    • Institute for Teacher Education

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    Donna J Grace

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    Office Phone

    (808) 956-7877

    Office

    Everly 222C

    Email

    dgrace@hawaii.edu

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    Scholarly Works

    • Cook, L., Grace, D., Jenkins, A. (2014). Faculty co-teaching experience in a merged elementary and special education program. Presented at the 2014 CEC Convention and Expo, Philadelphia, PA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Nowak, R. (2014). Hawaii as a Melting Pot: Exploring the Myth. In the Spirit of Ubuntu: Stories of Teaching and Research, (p. 165-182). Place: Sense Publishers.    Details
    • Cook, L., Grace, D., Jenkins, A. (2013). Preparing preservice teachers in a merged elementary and special education program. Presented at the 36th Annual Teacher Education Division, CEC, Fort Lauderdale, FL..    Details
    • Grace, D., Picard, A. (2013). An Experimental Approach to Integrating Mathematics and Literacy Methods Courses. Action in Teacher Education 23(1), 29-36.    Details
    • Grace, D., Serna, A. (2013). Early childhood education and care for Native Hawaiian children in Hawai‘i: a brief history. Early Child Development and Care 183(2), 308-320.    Details
    • Grace, D., Henward, A. (2013). Investigating young children's talk about the media. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood 14(2), 138.    Details
    • Jenkins, A., Grace, D. (2012). Introduction to the IRIS Center: Faculty training. College of Education, University of Hawaii at Manoa. Presented at the Faculty Training, University of Hawaii at Manoa   Details
    • Grace, D., Serna, A. (2012). Early education and care for Native Hawaiian children in Hawaii: A brief history. Journal of Early Development and Care 183(2), 308-320.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2011). Energizing NCTE Affiliates with New Faces and New Ideas: Leadership for the Future. Presented at the National Council of Teachers of English, Philadelphia, PA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Sorensen, C. (2011). Has Special Education Run its Course? New Considerations for the Future. Presented at the Pacific Rim Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Moniz, J. (2011). Balancing Advocacy and Administrative Responsibilities: Activist as Chairs in the Age of Accountability. Presented at the American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) Conference, San Diego, CA.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2010). The Affiliate as a Community of Professional Learning. Presented at the Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of English, Orlando, FL.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2009). Using New Literacies to Engage Students in Reading, Critiquing and Creating Print and Visual Texts. Presented at the Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of English, Philadelphia, PA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Nowak, R. (2009). Hawaii as a Melting Pot: Exploring the myth. In the Spirit of Ubuntu: Stories of Teaching and Research , 165-182.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2008). Media Literacy: An assets and acquisition approach. Presented at the Secondary Language Arts Leadership Spring Training Session, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2008). Exploring the notion of Hawaii as a melting pot. Presented at the Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of English, San Antonio, TX.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2008). Investigating first graders talk about television. Presented at the Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, New York, NY.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2008). Interpreting children's constructions of their ethnicity. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood 9(2), 131.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2007). From Page to screen: Integrating Email into the elementary classroom. Presented at the National Council of Teachers of English Annual Conference, New York, NY.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2007). The role of Media Literacy in Promoting and Sustaining Peaceful Classrooms. Presented at the American Educational Research Association Conference, Chicago, IL.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2007). Media, popular culture, and literacy learning in the twenty-first century. (). Place: Greenwood Publishing Group.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2006). Ready for success in kindergarten a comparative analysis of teacher, parent, and administrator beliefs in Hawaii. Journal of Early Childhood Research 4(3), 223-258.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Integrating Reading, writing and Oral Language Development Through Children’s Video Production. Presented at the International Conference on Child Education and Language Bukkyo University. Kyoto, Japan    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Integrating Reading, writing and Oral Language Development Through Children’s Video Production. Presented at the Bukkyo University International Conference on Child Education and Language Kyoto, Japan    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Developmentally Appropriate Early Literacy Practices. Presented at the DOE Kindergarten Professional Development Seminar, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Developmentally Appropriate Early Literacy Practices. Presented at the DOE Kindergarten Professional Development Seminar, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Integrating reading, writing, and oral language through children’s video production. Presented at the International Conference on Child and Language Development, Kyoto, Japan.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). The Junior Kindergarten Pilot Program Evaluation. Presented at the Presentation to the Hawaii Educational Policy Center, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2006). Video Pen Pals: Interpreting children’s talk about their ethnicity. Presented at the American Educational Research Association Conference, San Francisco, CA.    Details
    • Grace, D., DeBaryshe, B. (2006). Evaluating the Pilot Junior Kindergarten Program in Hawaii. Place: Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2005). Media Literacy in Hawaii’s Schools. Educational Perspectives 38(2), 3-5.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2005). Media Literacy: What, why and how?. Educational Perspectives 38(1), 5-8.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2005). Emergent Literacy and the Development of the Early Literacy Program Evaluation Guide. Educational Perspectives 38(1), 36-38.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2005). Ready for Success in Kindergarten: Perspectives of Teachers, Parents, and Administrators in Hawaii. Educational Perspectives 38(1), 14-18.    Details
    • Grace, D., Ng, A., Cox, C. (2004). Early Literacy Program Evaluation. Presented at the State of Hawaii School Readiness Summit, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2004). Development, Validation , and Field Testing of Hawaii Schools Ready for Children and Hawaii Children Ready for Schools Assessment Instruments. Place: Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2004). Developing, Validating, and Field Testing of Readiness Instruments. Presented at the Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, CA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Avery, Q. (2003). The same universe or worlds apart? Integrating a special education and literacy methods course in preservice teacher education. Teacher Education and Practice 16(3), 269-284.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2003). Gender, power and pleasure: Integrating student video production into the elementary literacy curriculum. Curriculum Perspectives 23(1), 21-27.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2003). Persuasive Writing and Advertising: A Video Production Workshop. Presented at the Hawaii Council of Teachers of English Language Arts Showcase, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2003). Emergent Literacy Development: Investigating the intersection between culture, community, and curriculum in an early childhood school in Hawaii. New Mexico Journal of Reading 22(2), 21-37.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2003). Evaluating Preschool Literacy Programs. Presented at the Meeting of the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Lum, A. (2002). Student Video Production: Broadening the Boundaries of Literacy and Learning. Presented at the National Council for Teachers of English Annual Conference   Details
    • Grace, D., Pateman, M. (2002). Bringing Health Issues to Life through Literature Circles. Presented at the Third Annual Health Education Statewide Training Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Feeney, S., Brandt, B. (2002). Ready for What? A Study of the perceptions of School Readiness of Teachers, Caregivers, Administrators, and Parents in Hawaii. Presented at the Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, American Educational Research Association.    Details
    • Grace, D., Tobin, J. (2002). Pleasure, Creativity, and the Carnivalesque in Children’s Video Production. Presented at the Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, LA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Brandt, M. (2002). Early Childhood Initiatives in Hawaii. Presented at the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Lum, A. (2001). 'We don't want no haole buttholes in our stories': Local girls reading the baby-sitters club books in Hawai'i. Curriculum Inquiry 31(4), 421.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2001). Emergent Literacy Development: Investigating the Intersection between Culture, Community, and Curriculum in an Early Childhood School on Oahu. Presented at the Meeting of the National Council for Teachers of English, Baltimore, MD.    Details
    • Grace, D., Pateman, M. (2001). Using Literature Circles to Bring Early Adolescent Health Issues to Life. Presented at the Hawaii Association for Middle Schools Annual Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Feeney, S. (2001). Ready for Success in Kindergarten. Presented at the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Feeney, S. (2001). Ready for What? A Study of the perceptions of School Readiness of Teachers, Caregivers, Administrators, and Parents in Hawaii. Presented at the National Association for the Education of Children Conference, Washington, D.C..    Details
    • Grace, D. (2000). Local Girls in Hawaii Respond to the Baby-Sitters Club Books: Maintaining one’s own cultural identity when encountering difference in text. Presented at the National Council of Teachers of English Conference, Milwaukee, WI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (2000). Student Video Production: an alternate authoring process. Presented at the Hawaii Council of Teachers of English Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Lum, A. (1999). “We don’t want no haole buttholes in Our stories” Local girls reading the Babysitter’s Club books in Hawaii. Presented at the American Educational Research Association Conference, Montreal, Canada.    Details
    • Grace, D., Picard, T. (1998). An Experimental Approach to Integrating Mathematics and Literacy Instruction. Presented at the Hawaii Council for Teachers of Mathematics Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Picard, T. (1997). An Experimental Approach to Integrating Mathematics and Literacy Instruction. Presented at the Hawaii Educational Research Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (1995). Student Video Production as Sites of Pleasure Resistance in the Elementary School Classroom. Presented at the American Educational Research Association Conference, San Francisco, CA.    Details
    • Grace, D., Jacobs, A. (1994). Kid Vid: Integrating Student Video Production into the Elementary School Curriculum. Presented at the Conference for Gifted and Talented   Details
    • Grace, D. (1994). Broken Promises: Problematic Issues of Kindergarten Assessment at School Entrance. Presented at the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D. (1994). Video Production in the School Curriculum: Promise and Problems. Presented at the University of Hawaii, Symposium: Making a Place for Film and Video in Our Schools, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Tobin, J. (1993). Beyond Violence: the effects of the media on pre-schoolers. Presented at the Presentation at University Children's Center   Details
    • Grace, D. (1993). Broken Promises: ProblematicIssues of Kindergarten Assessment at School Entrance. Presented at the Hawaii Educational Research Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Johnson, R. (1993). Problematic Issues of Kindergarten Assessment at School Entrance. Presented at the Hawaii Educational Research Association Proceedings of the 15th Annual Hawaii Educational Research Association Conference Honolulu, HI    Details
    • Grace, D., Tobin, J. (1993). Kid Vid: Integrating Student Video Production into the Elementary School Curriculum. Presented at the Meeting of the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children, Honolulu, HI.    Details
    • Grace, D., Johnson, R. (1992). Intellectualizing Teaching. Presented at the Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children Conference, Honolulu, HI.    Details