Meghan Killeen is the Curriculum and Assessment Specialist for TCALC’s Academic Team. She graduated from The University of Westminster, London, U.K. with a degree in Applied Linguistics and Literature. She has nearly 15 years of teaching experience at both private institutions in Japan and at universities in New York City, including CUNY-LaGuardia and Pratt Institute. She has also served as a research assistant for a professional development program aimed at K-12 educators at Teachers College, Columbia University. Her research concentration is in project-based learning, assessment and inter-semiotic communication