Monica Yoo, Ph.D.

Monica Yoo portrait

Monica Yoo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Teaching and Learning
College of Education

University Hall 239, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Biographical Information

Monica Yoo is an assistant professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning.  She received her Ph.D. in Education from the University of California at Berkeley.  She has worked closely with credential candidates as a student teaching supervisor.  Her research interests in language and literacy include secondary students’ reading comprehension, connections between reading and writing, and the development of students’ academic literacy.  These interests stem from her practical experience as a former high school English teacher working with students from diverse ethnic and linguistic backgrounds.


Ph.D., Education
University of California at Berkeley


  • CU Excellence in Diversity Grant 2011