Marcy Drew

Marcy Drew



Delzell Education Center 115D

Phone: (605) 677-5822



Early childhood educator with 19 years of experience teaching children ages birth-12 in child care, Head Start, and special education settings, and providing professional development to pre-and in-service ECE professionals.

Teaching Interests:

Early Childhood Education, Curriculum, Early Childhood Special Education, Kindergarten Education

Research Interests:

Early Childhood best practices, Curriculum, Inclusion, Early Learning Standards, Social/Emotional Development


  • EDD, Curriculum and Instruction, University of South Dakota, 2008
  • MA, Early Childhood Special Education, University of South Dakota, 2005
  • BS, Early Childhood Education, South Dakota State University, 1999

Licensures and Certifications:

  • SD Pathways to Professional Development Career Lattice Registry Level VII, SD Pathways to Professional Development, Department of Social Services
  • Certified CLASS Observer, PreK, Teachstone
  • Birth-Age 8 Special Education Teaching Certificate, South Dakota Department of Education

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Professional Award, Siouxland Association for the Education of Young Children, 2013


  • Drew, Marcy, Jiang, Yiyi. Helping all Young Children Learn, Especially Those with Special Needs. Presented at the National Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA. (November 4, 2016)