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Ana Laura Rodriguez-Garcia, Ph.D.

Ana Laura Rodriguez-Garcia, Ph.D. 

Ana Laura Rodriguez-Garcia, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Educational
Psychology and Leadership Studies



Doctor of Philosophy, University of Texas , Austin , Curriculum and Instruction, May 2009
Master of Education, Houston Baptist University, Bilingual Education, 2003
Bachelors of Science, Texas A & M University , College Station , Interdisciplinary Studies, 1997


Ana Laura Rodriguez-Garcia, Ph.D.


The Environment in Early Childhood Education
Culturally Relevant Teaching
Early Writing Development


CDEC 1318 Wellness of the Young Child
CDEC 1319 Child Guidance
CDEC 1356 Emergent Literacy for Early Childhood
ECED 4389 The Environment and Early Childhood
ECED 6304 Children's Literature
ECED 6308 Graduate Internship in Early Childhood Education
EPSY 4322 Human Development and Student Learning

Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Biliteracy development of young children, social positioning of young writers

Office Hours
Spring 2015

Monday: 10:45am-11:45am
Tuesday: 8:45am-11:45am
Wednesday: 10:45am-11:45am
Thursday: By Appointment
Friday: By Appointment

Office: Main 2.200J
Voice: (956)882-5841
Fax: (956)882-7593

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