•   Welcome to Child Development and Education!

    Child Development & Education  
    Name: Melissa Davis   
    Email Address: mdavis@pnwboces.org
    Phone number: (914) 248-2214

    Course Description : Child Development and Education is typically a  two year course designed for students who are interested in teaching or working with children in some capacity (Ex. counselors, therapists, social workers, etc.).  Students will learn about child development from conception to adolescence, educational theory and law and classroom management skills.  Students will get an opportunity to gain invaluable experience in our on-site preschool their junior year and in their senior intern at a school and grade level of their choice.
    Professional and Teaching Background: I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics and a Masters Degree in Education and certification in Family and Consumer Science.  This is my tenth year teaching and my first year at PNW BOCES.  I'm looking forward to an amazing school year!