Abby N. Lowe


Greenwood Lab School

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Greenwood Lab School
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • BSEd, Early Childhood Education, 2004, Missouri State University
  • MSEd, Literacy, 2009, Missouri State University

Research and professional interests

  • The role of play in developing oral language and social skills
  • Teacher language as a tool for scaffolding student learning
  • The role of teacher efficacy in increasing student achievement
  • Reading and writing reciprocity
  • The role of phonological awareness in emergent and early literacy

Awards and honors

  • Springfield Public Schools Teacher of the Year, 2010
  • Finalist for Missouri Teacher of the Year, 2010