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Wendy Watson, M.Ed. - Associate Faculty, Limited Residency Undergraduate Degree Program (LRUP)
Background & Experience
Presentations (Return to top)
-NazAEYC, February 2011 co-presenter: Place-Based Education
-ITCA Caring & Sharing Conference, June 2011: Early Childhood Professional Pathways
-Tohono O’odham Head Start Preservice, August 2011: Early Childhood Professional Pathways
-NazAEYC ECE Conference, October 2011: Taking the Bully by the Horn
-First Things First Childcare Coalition April, 2013: Creativity: Don’t trip on the ceiling fan
Presenter for the Del E. Webb Family Enrichment Center, Paulden Community School, Chino
Valley Head Start, Heritage Middle School, Humboldt Unified School District, Mayer
Elementary School, Nacog Head Start Preservice, Prescott College Cultural Diversity Week ,
Tohono O’odham Head Start Preservice, Yavapai County Child Care Conference, Inter Tribal
Council Conference Ft McDowell Conference, Early Childhood Conference-Northland Pioneer
College, Buena Vista Children’s Services, Yavapai County Educational Service Agency,
Topics include: Bullying, Creativity in Early Childhood, Self-Regulation, Managing ECE Classroom Behaviors, Positive Guidance and Discipline, Children’s Temperaments, Children’s Nutrition, Parents as First Educators, Family Routines and Communication, The Importance of Fathers in Children’s Lives
-Love and Logic/ Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun Facilitator, Youth Count, Prescott Unified
School District 2009-present
-Professional Development, Bright Futures Preschool, Humboldt Unified School District 2011-
Awards, Grants, & Honors (Return to top)
-Heritage Middle School Hall of Fame; Chino Valley, May 2010.
-Certificate of Appreciation; Yavapai College, November 2006.
-Volunteer of the Month; Town of Chino Valley, May 2005.
-Volunteer of the Month; Town of Chino Valley, January 2003.
-A Champion for Kids; Children’s Council of Prescott, 2003.
Education (Return to top)
M. Ed. Counseling with a Human Relations Emphasis, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, 2005.
Early Childhood Education
Certificate of Completion Central Arizona College, Coolidge, Arizona, 2000.
Bachelor of Arts Secondary Education/Theatre, Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1978.
Academic Involvement at Prescott College (Return to top)
Areas of Study