Carla Paciotto, Ed.D.

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EducationCarla Paciotto

Ed.D. with Distinction, Curriculum and Instruction, Northern Arizona University, 2001

Masters with Honors, Bilingual/Multicultural Education, Northern Arizona University, Arizona, 1995

Laurea, Foreign Languages and Literature, University of Bologna,
Italy, 1992


Bilingual/ESL Education, Second Language Acquisition, Language Minority Education, Indigenous Education, Language Policy and Planning, Language Maintenance and Shift

Research Interests

The interaction of micro and macro level policy planning in the implementation of dual language education programs

Processes of language maintenance and shift and language education policy and planning in minority language context, focusing on the role of native language instruction in the revitalization of endangered and lesser used languages

Curriculum Vitae