Mrs. Vivian Pratts is an experienced Bilingual Teacher, Elementary Principal and Bilingual/ESL PK-12 director. She has over 30 years of educational experience. For the 2015-2016 school year, Ms. Pratts was Spring Branch ISD’s Elementary Principal of the Year. She is currently an Educational Consultant also working on her doctoral dissertation. Her research interests include translanguaging with emergent and experienced bilinguals, as well as how teachers extend and support student’s linguistic repertoire. Ms. Pratts provides professional development for parents, teachers and administrators as well as principals’ coaching in the areas of leadership and second language acquisition. Additionally, she presents at the local, state and national level. Ms. Pratts co-authored the article Designing and Implementing Effective Professional Development and Coaching for Dual Language Programs with Dr. Sandra Mercuri published by DualLanguagSchool.org as well as Biliteracy para todos published by Okapi Publishing Company (2021).
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