Legacy Scientists

Lynn McQuarrie
University of Alberta

Lynn McQuarrie is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Alberta.  Her research focuses on the areas of first and second language reading acquisition and teaching and learning strategies that support reading development in struggling readers with diverse needs.  She investigates factors that affect language and literacy outcomes for deaf and hard of hearing learners and how sign language (ASL) as L1 facilitates learning a spoken/written language (English) as L2.

For more information, visit Dr. McQuarrie's website at the University of Alberta.