Nell K. Duke

University of Michigan

Nell K. Duke (@nellkduke) is an award-winning and widely published professor of literacy, language, and culture at the University of Michigan. She is the recipient of the 2018 William S. Gray Citation of Merit, and Education Week named her one of the most influential education scholars in the United States. Her work focuses on early literacy development, particularly among children living in poverty, and her areas of expertise include comprehension development and instruction in early schooling.