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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

Bowers, Scarton, and Venatta Explore Evidenced-Based Environmental Design in Early Childhood Programs

Karen Scarton and Susan Venatta, Interior Design Program, and Fredalene Bowers, Child Development and Family Relations, researched evidenced-based environmental design in early childhood programs.

Posted on 11/6/2014 8:39:36 AM

Brown Presents on Parenting and Technology

Sarah Brown, Child Development and Family Relations, presented “Parenting with Technology” on October 17, 2014, at the “Inviting Ideas, Inspiring Innovation” conference hosted in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 10/28/2014 9:25:21 AM

Family and Consumer Sciences Education Alumna Speaks on Food Science Training Program

Melissa (Reefer) Grantz ’07 will speak to current Family and Consumer Sciences Education students and local teachers on November 1, 2014, about the training she received from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Posted on 10/17/2014 11:02:07 AM

New Exchange Program Between IUP and South Korean University

Eun Jin Hwang, Department of Human Development and Environment Studies, has been instrumental in developing a student exchange program between IUP and the Kyung Hee University, South Korea.

Posted on 12/7/2011 11:00:28 AM

Child Care Grant Begins Second Year Helping Student-Parents

Fredalene Bowers and Marion Henry, Human Development and Environmental Studies, are implementing a four-year Child Care Access Means Parents in School grant to provide financial assistance and support services for child care to IUP undergraduate student-parents.

Posted on 3/22/2011 3:15:39 PM

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