I am a strong advocate for children’s right to play and explore the natural world.
- 2000 M.A., Early Childhood Education
- 1988 B.A., Liberal Studies, Sonoma State University
The effects of Environmental Stress on students and children; the impact of trauma on the brain; the role of citizen scientists in education.
Curriculum and Development
- Part Time Faculty at Sonoma State University, Napa Valley College, Solano Community College, Santa Rosa Junior College
- Early Childhood Educator at private non-profit programs, state funded programs and Head Start. I have worked with children ages 2years years to 6 years.