Faculty & Staff Directory
Teacher Education Department
Ph D - University of Colorado at Denver - Educational Leadership and Innovation - 2001
MA - University of Colorado at Denver - Curriculum and Instruction - 1996
BS - University of Missouri - Elementary Education - 1977
Early Childhood Education Endorsement - University of Missouri-Columbia - Elementary Education - 1977
Teaching interests are in early childhood education, such as courses in literature for the young child, the creative arts for young children, inquiry in science and math early education, developmental assessment for the young child, and trends in early childhood education.
Research / Creative Activity Interests:
Research interests are in community engagement, story retelling strategies, and inquiry-oriented teaching and learning in early educational experiences (pre-k through grade 3).