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Tate, Amy
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Oklahoma State University
700 North Greenwood Avenue
1114 Main Hall, OSU
Tulsa, OK 74106

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Early Care & Education for a Mobile Society - Instructor


Amy Tate is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Human Development and Family Science at Oklahoma State University where she serves as the early childhood education program coordinator. She teaches courses in the undergraduate early childhood teacher preparation program, the undergraduate child and family services degree program and the graduate early childhood degree program.

Her research interests center around the developmental and family outcomes of children with and without disabilities, which drive her longitudinal research project with children, teachers and families at the OSU Cleo L. Craig Child Development Laboratory.

Tate is a member of the Society for Research in Child Development, the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the Society for Research in Human Development. She also sits on the Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness board as a designee.


Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies, University of Missouri, 2004
M.Ed. in Sport and Exercise Psychology, University of Virginia, 2000
B.S. in Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, 1996