EECE Department Chair

​Dr. Ted Kesler
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054
Phone: 718-997-5302 

EECE Department Chair

Undergraduate Major in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
Dr. Ashraf Shady
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054M
Phone: 718-997-5043

MAT in Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 2)
MSEd in Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 2)
Dr. Michael Perrone
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054J
Phone: 718-997-4913

Additional Certification in Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 2)
Dr. Michale Perrone
Powdermaker Hall 054J
Phone: 718-997- 4913

MAT in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
Additional Certification in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
Dr. Theodore Kesler
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054H
Phone: 718-997-5183

MSEd in Literacy Education
Post-Master’s Program in Literacy Education
Dr. Christopher Wagner
Office: Powdermaker Hall 054
Phone: 718-997-5374

Extension in Bilingual Education
​Dr. Marcela Ossaparra
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054
Phone: 718-997-5016

Department Information

Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education (EECE)
Powdermaker Hall, Room 054
65-30 Kissena Blvd., Flushing, NY 11367
Phone: 718-997-5302
Fax: 718-997-5325

Field Placement & Clinical Experience

For questions regarding field placement & clinical experience contact:

Michael Perrone
EECE Clinical Professor
Powdermaker Hall – Room 054J

Evelyn Lee
EECE & SEYS Field Placement Coordinator
Powdermaker Hall – Room 135B

Applying to Programs

​Questions about how to apply online, the status of your online application, or problems with the online application can be directed to Undergraduate Admissions or Graduate Admissions.


For questions regarding certification, please contact the Teacher Certification Office.