Elizabeth Engelhardt, M.A.

Contact Information

Elizabeth M. Engelhardt, M.A.

Clinical Faculty

  • Full-Time Faculty


  • M.A., Human Development, Early Childhood Education, Pacific Oaks College
  • B.S., Business Management, Antioch University
  • A.S., Early Childhood Education, Sinclair Community College

Professional Activities

  • National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Former President, Dayton Association for Young Children
  • Early Childhood Coalition
  • Infant Mental Health Subcommittee for the State of Ohio
  • National Association of Child Care Professionals
  • Ecumenical Child Care Network
  • Dayton Area Child Care Task Force
  • State of Ohio Regulatory Writing Team
  • Montgomery County Advising ECE Committee
  • Quality Child Care Task Force Member
  • Montgomery County Coalition for Early Childhood Education

Research Interests

  • Developmentally appropriate classrooms for adult learners
  • Organic food for child care centers and schools
  • Mentoring and administration

Selected Publications

  • Engelhardt, E., et al. (2008, January). Stories of God's Love. A program for PK-K students. RCL/Benzinger.

  • Engelhardt, E. (2007, September). Teacher know thyself. The Dayton’s Young Children, 3(1).

  • Engelhardt, E. (2006, December). Becoming a director: Lessons learned. Child Care Information Exchange. ECE-SOS.com.