Bryan Ripley Crandall, PhD, Honored for involvement With Connecticut Schools

Bryan Ripley Crandall, PhD, director of the Connecticut Writing Project Fairfield and assistant professor in the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions (GSEAP) received a 2018 Divergent Award for Excellence from the Initiative for 21st Century Literacies Research.

Dr. Crandall, who was recognized locally with the Elizabeth M. Pfriem Inspiration Award last spring, was honored at Oklahoma State University in February. The award is given to innovative researchers who diverge from traditional pedagogies and research methodologies to embrace the spirit of following a road less traveled. It is an award that recognizes the lasting contributions of educators and scholars who have dedicated their careers to the theoretical and practical study of 21st century literacies.