Nov. 3, 2020
University of Missouri College of Education Interim Dean Erica Lembke recently received the William H. Byler Distinguished Professor Award. The award was established in 1978 and recognizes outstanding abilities, performance and character of full-time MU faculty members.
Lembke is a senior advisor for the National Center on Intensive Intervention, past president of the national board of the Division for Learning Disabilities and editor of the journal Assessment for Effective Intervention. Her research interests include helping support teachers in data-based decision making through designing and implementing Curriculum-Based Measures in elementary and secondary grades and developing strategies to improve elementary students’ literacy and mathematics performance.