Jenna Herdzina

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Jenna Herdzina

Jenna Herdzina, MS, is the Program Manager of the TEC Center at Erikson Institute. Jenna’s work focuses on connecting policy and research to practice for the adults in children’s lives. She is passionate about understanding how technology and media platforms impact early civic identity development. Jenna served as a Project Manager and Policy to Practice Intern with the TEC Center, advocating for technology use with children and families to be culturally and socio-economically sensitive and inclusive. Previously, Jenna was the Early Childhood Education Policy Intern at Latino Policy Forum where she participated in local, state and national ECE advocate workgroups focusing on state accountability and EL components of ESSA, Preschool suspensions and expulsions, Illinois Children’s Cabinet project, and ECE Workforce Development. Jenna has worked with children and families for over a decade in a variety of settings including early childhood education centers, a crisis nursery, and a hospital. Jenna earned her Master’s in Child Development from Erikson Institute.

 

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Recent posts by Jenna Herdzina

December 10, 2018
10 Reports You Should Read
TEC Center has compiled a list of 10 Reports which highlight recent research findings of various aspects of young children’s technology use. These 10 Reports inform the work of educators and early childhood professionals. Read more →
November 20, 2018
Hello TEC Center Community: A letter from Director, Alexis Lauricella, PhD
Learn more about TEC Center's new Director, Alexis Lauricella, PhD in this letter from her to the TEC Center community. Read more →
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