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Mary Bowne

Bowne, Mary
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Contact Information:
Home University:

South Dakota State University
Pugsley 139; Box 2218
1057 8th St.
Brookings, SD 57007

Program involvement
Early Care and Education Bachelor's Degree - Instructor


Mary Bowne is a professor at South Dakota State University. She teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in the early childhood education program and the Department of Teaching, Learning, and Leadership.

Bowne's expertise is in the area of parenting, child development, wellness, professionalism, and curriculum. She has published and presented at various venues. She has also served on numerous organizations and committees at the local, state, and regional level, advocating for and supporting children and families in meaningful ways. 


Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, University of South Dakota, 2006
M.S. in Human Development, Child and Family Studies, South Dakota State University, 2002
B.S. in Early Childhood Education, South Dakota State University, 1999