Marie Stern Plemons,
Professor of Education/Early Childhood
Teaching Areas: Early Childhood Education and Human Development
Research Interest: Children At-Risk
Ed.D., University of Houston
M.Ed., University of Houston-Victoria
B.A., Texas Lutheran University
Texas Professional Teacher Certification 1-8
Early Childhood for the Handicapped Child Certification
Current Scholarly Projects
Embracing the Angry Child: Literature and Journal Writing Activities (in process)
The Effects of Media Messages on the Developing Child
The Negative Media Impact on Children and Youth
“Building Wholesome Friendships Through Children’s Literature and Literature-Related Activities,” Texas AEYC Annual Conference. Galveston, Texas. September 2009.
“Crossroads in Children’s Lives: Building Quality Friendships,” Association of Childhood Education International. Chicago, Ill. March 2009.
“The Media Sexualization of Children and Youth,” 21st Annual National Youth-At-Risk Conference. Savannah, Ga. March 2010.