Early Childhood Education Instructor/Program Director Graduate Early Childhood Education
Department of Education
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M.Ed Montessori Education, Xavier University; B.S.Montessori Education, Xavier University
Beth VanWassenhove received her B.S. and M.Ed in Montessori Education from Xavier University. She joins us with over 20 years of experience working with children aged 3-9 serving as an Early Childhood Montessori Teacher for 17 years in Ohio, Indiana, Massachusetts, and Virginia. She served as an adjunct at another univeristy, then joined Mount St. Joseph as an adjunct in the School of Education before beginning full time in 2016.
Beth is a doctoral student at Northern Kentucky University with a research focus on teacher identity formation, feminism and anti-racist education. She and her son enjoy spending time outside exploring all of the treasures that Cincinnati offers.