Sara B. Kajder

Areas of Expertise

  • teacher induction
  • english education
  • new literacies
  • teacher reflection


  • preservice teacher education
  • teacher practice
  • teaching with digital tools and social media

Academic Affiliations


  •  Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, 2005
    University of Virginia


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Awards and Accolades

D. Kenneth Osborne Faculty Senate Award for Teaching Excellence

College of Education, UGA, 2018

National Technology Leadership Fellowship

Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education and the NCTE Conference on English Education, 2017

Ocie Deckle Teaching Award

College of Education, UGA, 2016

Divergent Award for Excellence in 21st Century Literacies (inaugural)

National Center for 21st Century Literacies, 2016

Writing Fellowship

Center for Teaching and Learning, UGA, 2015

James Britton Award

National Council of Teachers of English, 2012