Margo Brown

Margo BrownCoordinator of the Katherine Miles Durst Child Development Learning Center
Lecturer in Child Development and Family Relations
Phone: 207.581.3123
Fax: 207.581.2423

112 Merrill Hall
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5766

Bio: Margo Brown is a lecturer in early childhood and coordinator of the Katherine Miles Durst Child Development Learning Center at the University of Maine College of Education and Human Development. Established in 1931, the Katherine Miles Durst center is a state-licensed and National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accredited nursery school and pre-kindergarten, open to children throughout the community. It was one of the first university-affiliated centers in the United States. The center also serves as a lab school where early childhood and education students can observe and learn about the behaviors of young children. Margo’s expertise is in early childhood and early childhood special education. She is a member of the NAEYC.

C.A.S. in Literacy, 2015, University of Maine
M.Ed. in Special Education, 2001, University of Maine
B.S., 1979, University of Nebraska at Omaha

Courses Taught at UMaine

  • CHF 203: Practicum in Early Childhood Education
  • CHF 311: Creativity and the Young Child
  • CHF 316: Literacy and the Youngest Learner
  • CHF 450: Early Childhood Special Education