Teacher Educator/Family Life Educator
Organization: Oklahoma State University
Vicki Ehlers loves to play and, especially, to play outdoors! She is passionate about creating more joy and rich play experiences in the lives of young children and their grown-ups. Vicki, the presenter of our session Engaging Outdoor Play: The ECE Administrator’s Role, has served the early childhood education field as a classroom teacher, a center director, a higher education instructor, and a family life educator. She guides teachers, administrators, students, and caregivers in creating nurturing relationships and environments for young children. Vicki has dedicated her professional life to celebrating play-filled lives of the young and young-at-heart.