Is That the One with the Cookies or Crackers: Constructivism and Jewish Early Childhood EducationSun, March 13 - 3:30 PM
Meir Muller has earned rabbinical ordination as well as a doctorate in the area of early childhood education. Dr. Muller serves as a clinical assistant professor in the College of Education at the University of South Carolina. In 2013 Dr. Muller was awarded the Early Career Teaching Award by the College of Education. His research interests include constructivist theory, equity pedagogy, and pre-service teacher education. Dr. Muller is also in his 24th year as principal of the Cutler Jewish Day School, a NAEYC accredited school for children birth through the fifth grade. Dr. Muller has lectured across America and delivered a paper in Israel for the International Research Group on Jewish Education in the Early Years.