Alma Flor Ada, Ph.D.

Professor of Education, Emeritus
International & Multicultural Education Department

Contact
almaflorada@rocketmail.com
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ada_afEducation
Diploma, Universidad Central de Madrid, Spain, 1959
Bachiller, Pontifica Universidad Católica de Perú, 1963
Doctor, Pontifica Universidad Católica de Perú, 1965

Research interests and areas of expertise:
Sociopolitical issues in education; education for personal liberation and social change; children's literature and critical thinking.


Selected Publications

Ada, A. F. & Campoy, F. I. (2011). Latino Literature for Children and Adolescents. In L. A. Smolen & R. A. Oswald (Eds.), Multicultural Literature and Response: Affirming Diverse Voices (pp. 195-229). Libraries Unlimited.
Ada, A. F. & Campoy, F. I. (2011). Ten Little Puppies / Diez perritos. Harper Collins.
Ada, A. F. (2011). Todo es cancion. Anthology of Alma Flor Ada's poetry for childred. Miami: Alfaguara.
Ada, A. F. (2010). Let Me Help! / Quiero ayudar. Children's Book Press.
Ada, A. F. & Campoy, F. I. (2003). Authors in the Classroom: Transformative Education with Teachers, Students and Families. Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon.
Ada, A. F. (2003). A Magical Encounter: Latino Children's Literature in the Classroom. Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon.
Ada, A. F. (2000). Gateways to the sun. Miami: Alfaguara.
Ada, A. F. (1999). Under the royal palms: A childhood in Cuba. New York: Atheneum.