Lauren Pierre, MS, is an Early Childhood Education Program Coordinator at Rasmussen College’s School of Education. She heads the Early Childhood Education Associate degree program on the New Port Richey, Fla. campus. Lauren has been in the field of early childhood education for over 20 years. Her work experience includes teaching at elementary school level, training early childhood program directors and caregivers, providing accreditation consulting, teaching the national Child Development Associate courses and FL state administrator credential course. Lauren received her BA in Psychology from City College of the City University of New York and her MS in Early Childhood Education Administration from Nova Southeastern University.

Articles written by

Promoting Resilience in Young Children

The images of the tragedy that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newton, Conn. at the end of 2012 will be forever etched in our minds as a terrible experience for young children. Negative experiences can result in emotional pain, mistrust in others, and feelings of hopelessness, low self-esteem or lack of motivation. Because of this, educators and mental health professionals agree that we need to focus on promoting resilience in young children.

View More Articles ⇓

Receive Personalized Information Today

  • Career path guidance
  • Enrollment application
  • Detailed course schedule
  • Personalized financial aid
  • No obligation to enroll
  • Attend a no-obiligation Nursing Information Session
  • Meet the Dean of Nursing
  • Enrollment application
  • Personalized financial aid
  • Career path guidance

What would you like to study?

Previous Education

How can we contact you?

Please complete all fields

By requesting information, I authorize Rasmussen College to contact me by email, phone or text message at the number provided.