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Campus Conversations - CMU Early Childhood: A Place to Belong and Make Change

Details: Campus Conversations introduce you to the most exciting things that are happening on CMU’s campus.  This event is complimentary; a Zoom link will be emailed prior to the event. Please RSVP by November 6th. 

Engage with our academic leadership, faculty, students, and other Alumni throughout a 40-minute presentation followed by Q&A and discussion. 

Presented by:
  • Paula Lancaster, Dean, College of Education and Human Services
  • Tracy Donohue, Human Development & Family Studies, College of Education and Human Services
  • Cheryl Priest, Human Development & Family Studies, College of Education and Human Services

During this conversation, Dean Lancaster, Tracy and Cheryl will discuss how our nationally accredited early childhood programs are making lasting impacts across many early childhood spaces. Key topics include:

  • Leadership roles in statewide organizations
  • One thing leads to another: Presentations leading to continued presentations, speaking engagements, and professional development opportunities
  • Pursuit of potential online graduate program for working professionals
  • Increased growth in online programs in support of universal pre-K
  • How our NAEYC accreditation status and conceptual framework keep us centered on preparing early childhood educators
  • Building articulation agreements
  • Building learning communities across departments, other university spaces, and within Mt. Pleasant
Date: -
Time: -
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Contact: Alyson Smalley 989-774-3312