Director Emeritus and Kraft Professor of Education
Foorman is an expert in reading, assessment and language development. She is director emeritus of the Florida Center for Reading Research and director of the Regional Educational Laboratory Southeast at Florida State University.
Professor of Educational Psychology, Associate Director Florida Center for Reading Research
Professor, School of Communication Science and Disorders
Tibi is an expert on language development and literacy. Her research primarily focuses on Arabic reading development in the early grades. She has extensive expertise in developing reading assessment tools and research-based literacy instruction.