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Ms. Donna J Coonce

Ms. Donna J Coonce

Instructor/ ABC Program Coordinator

Office: 2050 - Klehm Hall
Phone: 217-581-6352
Fax: 217-581-6090
Email: djcoonce@eiu.edu
Website: www.castle.eiu.edu/abcpgm/

Donna Coonce's Vita

Live online office hours Tuesday through Thursday 8 am to 10 am
On campus office hours by appointment

Frequently Taught Courses

Coordinator and Instructor the Associate's to Bachelor's in Child Care


B.S. in Education from EIU (1989)
M.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences from EIU (1997)
Certified Family Life Educator (2000)
Illinois Type 03 Teaching Certification (1989)

Professional Organizations

National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Council on Family Relations
Spirit of Illinois AEYC
Illinois Council on Family Relationas
Midwest AEYC
Kappa Omicron Nu
Illinois Beekeepers Association
Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund


Child and Family Studies

Selected Publications

Advisory board member for EIU BGS program
Member of the Illinois Professional Development Advisory Committee
Advisory member Parkland College Child Development Lab
FCS Recruitment and Retention Committee
EIU BGS Curriculum Committee
EIU BGS Commencement Committee Advisor

Selected Conference Presentations

QUIG International Qualitative Research Conference- University of Georgia
Illinois Council on Family Relations- numerous presentations
University of Illinois CCRS Professional Development Conference


U of I Extension Master Gardener

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