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Kelly Hostinsky


Master of Science in Education (MSED) Reading Specialist, Monmouth University

BA Education & Communication, Monmouth University

Phone: 732-571-3437

Email: khostins@monmouth.edu

Regularly Taught Courses:

Advanced Literacy Instruction

Literacy Trends and Issues

Multicultural Literature and Literacy

Early Literacy and Language Development


Adjunct Professor in the MSED Reading Specialist Program & Supervisor of Student Teachers at Monmouth University since 2007.

Field Experience:

  • Technology & Reading Specialist K-8
  • Gifted & Talented Program Developer, Coordinator & Instructor 
  • Basic Skills Instructor K-8
  • Writing Clinic Supervisor and Instructor
  • Classroom Teacher; Kindergarten and Grade 2
  • Program Developer for Educational Technology Certificate Program
  • Technology Curriculum Developer for Multiple Districts
  • Teacher Technology Trainer, Created/Provided 150+ Hours of Professional Development Workshops Targeting Technology Integration
  • Member of Multiple District Technology Committees
  • Created/Provided a Variety of Workshops on Language Arts Assessment, Guided Reading, Writer's Workshop and Developing Effective Writing Programs
  • Presenter at Multiple Literacy Enhancement Symposia


New Jersey Reading Specialist Certification, New Jersey Standard Teacher Certification, Highly Qualified in Language Arts/Literacy


Professional Associations:

Active Member of The International Reading Association (IRA)

Charter Member and Vice President of Alpha Upsilon Alpha (AUA) - The Honor Society of IRA at Monmouth University

Member of the National Writing Project (NWP)

Additional Information:

Literacy Collections Consultant