Education

 

Ferguson Christine J. Ferguson, Ph.D.
Professor
Chair, Department of Education

 

Key Topics
Dr. Ferguson’s career in elementary education spans nearly 30 years. She can speak to home-school-community connections, mathematics and literature integration, and children’s literacy development through play. 

 
Education
Winthrop College, Rock Hill, S.C. (now Winthrop University)
B.S. in Child Development, 1984
M.S. in Family and Child Development, 1986
Ed.S. in Educational Leadership, 1995.
University of South Carolina, Ph.D. in Early Childhood Education, 1999  
 
Experience
Elementary schools in suburbs of Charlotte, N.C., taught pre-kindergarten to special education classes in
grades 1-4, 1984 to 1998
 
York Technical College, Rock Hill, S.C., Adjunct Instructor
 
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Adjunct Instructor 
 
Winthrop University
College of Education, Center for Pedagogy
Instructor, 1999
                                    Assistant Professor
                                    Associate Professor (tenure), 2005
                                    Professor, 2011
 
                  Department of Curriculum and Instruction
                                    Early Childhood Education Program Coordinator, 2007-2013                      
 
 

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