Education:
Faculty & Staff

Education

Karen S. Roadruck, M.Ed.

Director, Early Childhood Teacher Preparation Program

Education

  • M.Ed., Early Childhood Education, University of Toledo
  • B.S., Early and Middle Childhood Education, The Ohio State University

Areas of Expertise

  • Child development
  • Early childhood curriculum development
  • Early childhood methods foundations of education
  • Classroom management & behavioral issues in education
  • Multicultural & social issues in education
  • Parent, school, community relations
  • Early childhood program administration
  • Communication
  • PATHWISE assessment

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development (ASCD)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE)
  • Ohio Association for the Education of Young Children (OAEYC)
  • Ohio Association of Teacher Educators (OATE)
  • Pi Lambda Theta – National Honor & Professional Association in Education
  • Science Education Council of Ohio (SECO)
  • Toledo Area Association for the Education of Young Children (TAAEYC)

Recent Presentations

  • BGSU Early Childhood Conference
  • First US/Chinese Joint Conference on Early Childhood Education
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children Conference
  • Ohio Association for the Education of Young Children Conference
  • OCTEO Conference

Service to Community & Professional Activity

  • Family Communications, Inc. Advisory Committee Girl Scouts of the USA – Life Member
  • KCET/The Puzzle Factory Advisory Committee
  • Maria Child Care Center Advisory Committee
  • Mom’s House Consultant
  • PATHWISE Trainer
  • Shari Lewis & Lamb Chop’s Play Along Consultant
  • Toledo Humane Society Advisory Board
  • UT College of Education Advisory Committee
  • WGTE “Schools Out TV” Advisory Committee
  • Whitmer High School Multicultural Advisory Committee

Recent Awards

  • Diamante Award
  • Ray of Hope Award

Contact


Karen S. Roadruck
Office: ASI 281
Phone: 419-824-3821
Email