Wednesday 10 August, 2022
Stacey York Stacey York has worked with children and families for thirty years. She teaches child development at Minneapolis Community and Technical College and actively incorporates diversity and the voices of people of color into all of her courses. For the past five years, she has explored integrating technology into adult learning. She teaches on-line and guides E-LECT (E-learning for early childhood teachers), a collaborative effort of the child development departments at thirteen Minnesota community and technical colleges. Stacey has worked in child care and early childhood education as a teacher, parent educator, and center director. She earned her master's degree in human development from Pacific Oaks College. Today she is a nationally recognized expert in the area of early childhood multicultural education; the development of prejudice; and the impact of racism on children's development. She especially enjoys conducting workshops that allow her to interact with early childhood educators.