Sara Kajder

Teacher in Athens, Georgia

Sara Kajder

Teacher in Athens, Georgia

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Dr. Sara Kajder is a clinical associate professor of English Education at the University of Georgia, a writer, and consultant to k-12 school systems across the US. Together with Dr. Shelbie Witte, she is an editor of the NCTE journal, Voices from the Middle.

A former secondary English teacher and faculty member at Virginia Tech and the University of Pittsburgh, her current research examines secondary English teacher practices and adolescent literacy identities as they are constructed in dialogue with uses of digital media.

Amongst many peer-reviewed articles and books, she is the author of Adolescents and Digital Literacies, the 2012 Recipient of the NCTE Britton Award. Alongside multiple teaching recognitions, she is also the 2016 recipient of the Divergent Award for Excellence in 21st Century Literacies and the 2017 National Technology Leadership Fellowship from CEE and SITE.

  • Work
    • English Education
  • Education
    • University of Virginia