Jennifer Nguyen

Certified Child Life Specialist

What issues drive your interest in early childhood and family studies?

Drawn to the program's focus on early child development and learning, I pursued the ECFS major to... more

Kendall Fujioka

Masters of Social Work student at USC

I am currently enrolled in the Masters of Social Work program at the University of Southern California, with a concentration in Mental Health and a sub-concentration in School Social Work. I... more

Stefani Clark

Graduate Student

What have you been doing since graduation?

Since graduation I have completed a year of graduate school! I am working toward an Educational Specialist Degree in School... more

Candis Lee

5th Grade Math and Science Teacher

What issues drive your interest in early childhood and family studies?

My main passion has always been to provide quality education and support for all children and families regardless... more

Quynh Nguyen

Kindergarten Teacher

While I was at UW'S ECFS program I became really interested and excited working with and observing young children as they developed and learned in their environment. I found myself gravitating... more

Yoona Kwak

Data Collector/Research Coordinator

I'm a data collector/research coordinator for CQEL, a program under the College of Education at UW. I'm currently reliable in Infant, Toddler and Pre-K CLASS measures, and will be trained and... more

Lisa Ohno-Shimotani

Plaza de Niños Teacher

Early on I knew I wanted to be a teacher, and the ECFS major gave me a great opportunity to be out in the classroom for two years. Upon graduation, I moved to St. Louis where I landed my first... more

Mary Sprute

Policy Advocate

What drives my interest: For me, early childhood education is the premiere opportunity to give people the chance to succeed. Changing children’s' early experiences can... more

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