• Home
  • Academics
  • Degrees
  • Elementary Education
  • B.S.E.
  • Program Faculty

Elementary Education

  • Foreign Language Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • English as a Second Other Language
  • Gifted and Talented Education
  • Middle Level Mathematics Education
  • Middle Level Science Education
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Biology Education
  • Secondary Chemistry Education
  • Secondary Earth and Space Science Education
  • Secondary English Education
  • Secondary Mathematics Education
  • Secondary Physics Education
  • Secondary History & Government Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Unified Early Childhood Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Teacher Education
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  •  

Elementary Education Program Faculty

The faculty members and instructors in the Elementary Education teacher education program at KU are dedicated to providing robust learning opportunities. You will learn from professionals who have real-world experiences teaching in elementary classrooms.

Barbara Bradley
Associate Professor, Elementary Education Program Coordinator
785-864-9726
Joseph R. Pearson Hall, Room 316

Barbara A. Bradley, associate professor, joined the KU faculty in the fall of 2004. Bradley earned a BS degree from SUNY at Stony Brook in biology and psychology, an MA degree in physical education from Adelphi University, and a PhD in reading education from The University of Georgia. She has... more

Reva Friedman
Associate Professor
785-864-9724
Joseph R. Pearson Hall, Room 446

Reva C. Friedman, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Curriculum and Teaching at the University of Kansas, where she was responsible for degree and graduate certificate programs in gifted/talented/creative child education for 35 years. A former high school teacher and teacher of gifted students... more

Additional Department of Curriculum & Teaching Faculty


We're ready to show
you around.
Just name the date.

Associate professor Diane Nielsen involved in $120 million project to overhaul how reading is taught to children by 2015
School of Education is 10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
—U.S. News & World Report
3.35: average GPA of students admitted to teacher education program
All teacher education programs accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
All teacher education programs accredited by the Kansas State Department of Education
Alumni have been named Kansas Teacher of the Year
Alumni have received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and the Horizon Award
Connect with KU Curriculum & Teaching

KU Curriculum and Teaching Facebook page KU School of Education YouTube Channel KU School of Education Twitter Feed KU School of Ed instagram icon