Doctoral Student - Cohort 2
University of Colorado, Denver
Juliane Daniel is pursuing a doctorate in Child, Youth & Family studies with a concentration in Inclusive ECE at University of Colorado, Denver. Julie’s research interests are around family access to services including referral to Early Intervention, childcare opportunities for families of children with significant disabilities and early identification of autism spectrum disorder. Julie earned her bachelor’s degree in Unified Early Childhood from University of Kansas and her master’s degree in Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity from University of Colorado- Boulder. Julie worked as an Early Childhood Special Education teacher in Kansas, Washington and Colorado. Julie is the project coordinator for CU Denver’s EPIC-ECE grant. The project addresses the critical need for well-prepared associate degree level personnel who use evidence-based practices for meaningful inclusion of children with disabilities in early childhood programs.