Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Connie Alger

Connie Alger

Connie Alger

Name: Connie Alger
Position: Program Coordinator, Lecturer
Phone: 250 377-6087


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Research Interests

Student support and culturally relevant education, particularly for Aboriginal students.


Early Childhood Education Certificate-Cariboo College (TRU)
BA Child and Youth Care- University of Victoria
MEd Thompson Rivers University

Employment History

Early Childhood Educator (1987-1995)(Two years in Japan)
Child & Youth Care Counsellor (1995-1999)
Faculty TRU (1999-present)

Courses Taught

Year 1 Field Education Coordinator
ECED 1200 Practicum 1
ECED 1300 Practicum 2
ECED 1340 Interpersonal Relations Communication
ECED 1440 Interpersonal Relations Helping Interactions
ECED 2440 Interpersonal Relations- Working with Families

Professional Affiliations

Early Childhood Educators of British Columbia