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Judith A Gifford

Director and Lecturer, Child & Family Study Center, School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Child & Family Study Center
College of Education, Hospitality, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 109 Child and Family Study Center
Phone: 715-232-2554
Email: giffordj@uwstout.edu

Languages

  • American Sign Language (Beginner)
  • German (Beginner)
  • Spanish (Beginner)
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Education

    • Administration- PK-Grade 12
      University of Wisconsin--Superior
      Superior, WI, United States, 1991
    • Elementary Education, Grades K-8
      University of Wisconsin-River Falls
      River Falls, WI, United States, 1988
    • MS Home Economics Education Concentration—Early Childhood Education
      University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Menomonie, WI, United States, 1983
    • BS Early Childhood Education
      University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Menomonie, WI, United States, 1971

Licensures and Certifications

  • 1088 Professional Educator (PK-Grade 8) : Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
  • 5051 Principal (PK – Grade 12): Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
  • Accreditation : National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Building a Strong Language Foundation for Infants & Toddlers:
  • EdTPA Evaluation Training:
  • Fire Safety, Risk Management, & Asbestos Awareness Training:
  • Mandated Reporter Online Training:
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention & Child Abuse & Neglect: University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • Supervisory Development Program : University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • Teaching Strategies Gold Assessment Training:
  • UW-Stout Human Subjects Training:
  • Administering Medications Accurately: Child & Family Study Center
  • Allergy Awareness Training: Child & Family Study Center
  • Asthma Inhaler Training: Child & Family Study Center
  • Ethics in Education: University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • Wisconsin certification requirements for Elementary Administration: University of Wisconsin—Superior
  • Wisconsin certification requirements for Grades K-8: University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Work Experience

    Academic - P-12

      • Child & Family Study Center, School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Director and Lecturer
        2007 -

Presentations

    Conference

    • Eckert, E., & Gifford, J. (April 24, 2015). Blockbuilding Blast Off. Early Childhood Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.

    Guest Lecture

    • Gifford, J. (2014). . Dr. J. Hopp’s Physics course, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2014). “Using Blockbuilding to Incorporate STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math in Your Blockbuilding Area". Early Childhood Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2014). “Director Guided Tour of Child & Family Study Center Programs". Family and Consumer Sciences Education Conference, Menomonie, WI.
    • Gifford, J. (2014). Blockbuilding Blast-Off: Using "Blockbuilding to Boost Learning in Math, Literacy, and Science". Launching Into Literacy & Math Conference, Madison, WI, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2014). “Using Blockbulding to Boost Learning in Math, Literacy, and Science". National Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference, Dallas, TX, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2014). “Use of Online Record Keeping Technology to Provide Documentary Evidence for NAEYC Accreditation". UW-Madison Child Care Center Directors, Madison, WI, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2013). “Let’s Talk Technology". Early Childhood Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.
    • Gifford, J. (2013). “Director Guided Tour of Child & Family Study Center Programs". Family and Consumer Sciences Education Conference, Menomonie, WI, United States.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Gifford, J. DPI Nutrition .
    • Gifford, J. School District of the Menomonie Area—4-K .
    • Gifford, J. School District of the Menomonie Area—4-K.

Service

    College

    • Attendee, Meeting, Child Care Partnership Resource & Referral Board (2013 - Present)

    Professional

    • Committee Member, UW-Stout Art Education Advisory Committee (2010 - Present)
    • Committee Member, Academic Staff Personnel Committee (2009 - Present)
    • Member, Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, Alpha Tau Chapter (2009 - Present)
    • Committee Member, W-Stout Early Childhood Education Advisory Committee (2009 - Present)
    • Board of Directors, UW System Child Care Center Directors (2007 - Present)
    • Member, Wisconsin Chapter of NCCCC (2007 - Present)
    • Member, Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (2006 - Present)
    • Member, National Coalition of Campus Child Care Centers (2007 - 2013)

    Community

    • Committee Member, Menomonie High School Family & Consumer Science Education Advisory Board (2009 - Present)
    • Committee Member, Menomonie Area Partners for Early Learning (2007 - Present)
    • Committee Member, School District of the Menomonie Area 4-K Directors (2007 - Present)
    • Board of Directors, Community Foundation of Dunn County (2014)