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Bowers Receives Funding From Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning

Fredalene Barletta Bowers, Department of Human Development and Environmental Studies, received a funding award for her project, “IUP Early Childhood Education Degree Coursework Alignment with the PA Core Knowledge Competencies for Early Childhood and School-age Professionals.”

Posted on 8/12/2015 2:33:03 PM

Roundtable Discussion With Representative Reed and Child Development and Family Relations Students

Representative Dave Reed spoke to the group during a roundtable discussion: “The Case for Investment In High Quality Pre-K for PA.”

Posted on 4/17/2015 2:07:38 PM

Palmer Publishes “The Role of Education in Parenting Practices of Black Parents of Preschoolers”

The article by Kalani Palmer, Child Development and Family Relations, appears in National Head Start Association Dialog: The Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Childhood Field.

Posted on 3/24/2015 2:03:54 PM

Bowers Gives Presentations at the Student Assistance Program Training for Teachers and Administrators

Fredalene Bowers, Child Development and Family Relations, presented sessions on “Engaging Parents and Caregivers in the SAP Process” and “Child and Adolescent Development.”

Posted on 3/24/2015 1:00:19 PM

Chevy Chase Community Center Holiday Celebration Set for Dec. 5

The Chevy Chase Community Center Holiday Celebration is set for Dec. 5.

Posted on 12/4/2014 9:51:45 AM

Bowers, Scarton, and Venatta Present On Design Principles for Effective Learning Environments

Karen Scarton, Fredalene Bowers, and Susan Venatta presented “From the Door of Your Classroom” at the Early Childhood Education Summit held in State College in November 2014.

Posted on 11/21/2014 9:08:13 AM

Palmer Presents On “Maximizing and Enhancing Interactions with STEAM”

Kalani Palmer, Child Development and Family Relations, presented "Maximizing and Enhancing Interactions with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)" at the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children Biennial Conference.

Posted on 11/6/2014 8:42:55 AM

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