Kenneth Marshall Watson


Honorary Degree (1976)
Doctor of Science
Cyclotron Dedication
Location: Bloomington
Presenter: John William Ryan


KENNETH WATSON is a retired Senior Lecturer in Education, Sydney University, and an international leader in English/language arts instruction. He has served as vice president of the Australian Association for the Teaching of English and as co-chair and co-founder of the International Association for the Improvement of Mother Tongue Education (IAIMTE). During his tenure with the Institute, he collaborated with his main sponsors, Beth Berghoff (Language Education, IUPUI) and Sharon Hamilton (English and FACET, IUPUI) on international perspectives on the teaching and learning of reading. Watson was a fellow at the Institute from Oct. 20 - Nov. 1, 2002.