Sara B. Kajder

Areas of Expertise

  • preservice teacher education
  • english education
  • digital literacy practices
  • teacher reflection


  • preservice teacher education
  • mentorship
  • teaching with digital tools and social media
  • teacher induction



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


 Aderhold Hall, LLED Office - 309N; Office of Clinical Practice - G7C
 706-542-8146 (office)

Awards and Accolades

Richard Halle Outstanding Middle Level Educator Award

National Council of Teachers of English, 2022

Carl Glickman Faculty Fellow Award

College of Education, UGA, 2021

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

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

Initiative for 21st Century Literacies Research, 2016