School of Education

Faculty/Staff Profiles

Ysaaca Axelrod

Assistant Professor Early Childhood Education

Office: 407E Tillman Hall
Phone: 864-656-5112
Vita: Click Here

Educational Background

Ed.D. Early Childhood Education in Curriculum & Teaching Department
Teachers College at Columbia University 2012

M.A. Education
University of California at Berkeley 2003

B.A. Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology
Haverford College 1999

Courses Taught

Early Childhood Language Arts and Social Studies Methods
Families, Community and School Relations
Early Childhood Supervision

Research Interests

Language development of young emergent bilingual children
Emergent literacy skills
Language ideologies and issues of power in language
Qualitative research and ethnography
Bilingual education, focusing primarily on Latinos