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Susan Brand, D. Ed., Professor

(401) 874-2426





D. Ed.

Early Childhood Education, Pennsylvania State University



Reading, West Virginia University



Elementary Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania


Courses Taught

  • Teaching of Reading
  • Introduction to American Education
  • Integrated Primary School Curriculum
  • Emergent Literacy
  • Student Teaching Seminar
  • Supervision of Student Teaching

Research Interests

  • Storytelling, Emergent Literacy
  • Children's Play
  • Play Therapy
  • Comprehension/Vocabulary Acquisition

Selected Publications

Learning is Child's Play (Brigham Young Publishers, 1982)

Integrated Learning Activities for young Children (Allyn & Bacon, 1990)

Storytelling in Emerging Literacy: Fostering Multiple Intelligences  (Albany, New York:  Delmar Publishers, 2001).

Short Vita for NCATE

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