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Dr. Frederick Burton

Dr. Frederick Burton

Associate Professor of Education
Columbus Center
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  • Joined Ashland University in 2008 and teaches graduate education courses

  • With extensive experience as an elementary school teacher and principal, he brings a practical perspective that is informed by his theoretical and philosophical roots in child-centered, progressive education  

  • Areas of expertise include early and middle childhood education, Reggio-Emilia inspired teaching and integrated curriculum planning, as well as innovative approaches to teacher and student evaluation


Ohio State University, Ph.D. Literacy, Curriculum and Qualitative Research
Ohio State University, M.A. and B.S.

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