Dr. Antero Garcia

Colorado State University

Dr. Antero Garcia is an Assistant Professor in the English department at Colorado State University. Antero's research focuses on developing critical literacies and civic identity through the use of mobile media and game play in formal learning environments. Prior to moving to Colorado, Antero was a teacher at a public high school in South Central Los Angeles. Antero received his Ph.D. in the Urban Schooling division of the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles.

In this interview, he talks about student engagement and preparing teachers to work in diverse classrooms. You can learn more about Dr. Garcia on his website and Twitter feed!