Early Childhood Education

Gaye GronlundGaye Gronlund

Gaye Gronlund is a former preschool and kindergarten teacher of both regular and special education. With her classroom experience in play-based curriculum and authentic assessment, a Masters Degree from Pacific Oaks College specializing in adult learning and early childhood education, and her extensive experience as a staff development specialist, she helps others truly understand and implement best practices for young children. She has presented both locally and nationally. She is the author of six books published by Redleaf Press (

Rigorous Academics in Preschool and Kindergarten? Yes! Let Me Tell You How

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