Dr. Sean Kottke is the 2016-2017 President of the Michigan Reading Association. Sean is employed as an
Education Consultant in the Office of Professional Preparation Services of the Michigan Department of
Education, where he leads activities related to the development of teacher preparation standards, programs,
assessments and placements in literacy, world languages and arts education. He holds degrees from both the
Universi-ty of Michigan and Michigan State Universi-ty, and is a former high school Humanities and Spanish
teacher, gifted/talented specialist, professor of reading teacher education, and college dean.
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