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Fielding alumna Catherine Roberts publishes new children's book

Posted by Hilary Edwards on Mon, Oct 22, 2012

Catherine Roberts resized 600Fielding Graduate University alumna, Catherine Roberts, EdD published her new book, "That's the second time this has happened to me, but it was only 57¢."  

Written to children 4-7 years of age, regarding being clumsy, it was design to capture the hearts of children, parents, and grandparents alike. Passionate about teaching the early childhood/elementary school populace, Catherine had begun coursework in 1984, completed her bachelor’s degree in 1988, and then taught fifth grade. Before completing her master’s degree in educational administration in 2006, Catherine began master’s coursework in Early Childhood Special Education in 1994 and taught a few years as a Preschool Special Needs Teacher. Catherine finished her doctoral coursework at Fielding Graduate University in June of 2011 in the Educational Leadership and Change Doctoral Program. Catherine’s area of specialization was effective developmental English instruction for the community college student.

This juvenile nonfiction book is available through, Author House Publishing on the bookstore website:

The book is also available on, and Barnes and Nobles , in store, online, and e-book.

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