Curriculum and Teaching Program
Professor Celia S. Genishi
B.A., Barnard College (Spanish Literature); M.A.T., Harvard University (Teaching Modern Foreign Languages); Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley (Early Childhood Education, Language and Reading Development Program)
Early childhood education. Language in the classroom. Qualitative research. Childhood bilingualism.
Ways of Assessing Children and Curriculum: Stories of Early Childhood Practice (Teachers College Press).
The Need for Story: Cultural Diversity in Classroom and Community (National Council of Teachers of English).
"Talking their way into print: English language learners in a pre-kindergarten classroom" (Beginning Reading and Writing).
"Teaching in early childhood education: Understanding practices through research and theory" (Handbook of Research on Teaching, 4th ed.).