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Associate Professor
Teacher Education
College of Education
(773) 442-4557
K-12 Bilingual/ESL
Courses Taught
BLBC 340
Research Interests
Bilingual Education
World Englishes
Second Language Acquisition

Ph.D. Applied Linguistics, Arizona State University; 2014; The Use and Perception of English in Brazilian Magazine Advertisements.

M.A. Applied Linguistics, University of Massachusetts Boston; 2007, emphasis on English as a Second Language. B.A.

English, University of Massachusetts Amherst; 2003, Certificate in Latin American Studies. Colegio Hispano Continental, Salamanca (Spain); 2003; Spanish Language & Culture Summer Program.

Selected Publications

Fernández Álvarez, M., Montes, A. L. G., Paz- Albo, J., & Hervás-Escobar, A. (2019, Under Review). Perceptions of bilingual education teachers: the effect of educational climate and policies in Spain and US. International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism.

Montes, A., Valenciano, C. & Fernández, M. (2018). Training Bilingual Educators at a PBI. Multicultural Learning and Teaching.

Montes, A. L. G. (2016). English in Brazil: A sociolinguistic profile. Journal of Pedagogy, Pluralism and Practice, 8(1).

(773) 442-4557
Office Hours
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