Murphy, Joan M.A.


Joan Murphy, M.A.

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Head Teacher


  • M.A. Child Development, Michigan State University
  • B.S. Child Development and Elementary Education with a minor in Social Studies, Michigan State University

Areas of Interest

  • Culturally Appropriate Infant/Toddler Curriculum Development 

I am currently leading the Infant Room at the East Lansing CDL as Child Care Coordinator. I directed childcare centers for more than 32 years prior to joining the MSU Child Development Laboratories in February 2021.