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Elementary & Early Childhood

Lovinger Building Room 3300
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4235
Fax: 660.543.4382
Dr. Ann McCoy, Chair


Brant, Kitty Dr. Kitty Brant

Dr. Kitty Brant
Assistant Professor
Elementary and Early Childhood Education
Lovinger Room 

Ph.  660-543-4261


Ed.D. Educational Leadership, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Ed.Sp. Reading (K-12), University of Central Missouri, Warrensbrug, MO
M.S. Learning Disabilities (K-12), University of Central Missouri, Warrensbrug, MO
B.S. Elementary/Early Childhood, University of Central Missouri, Warrensbrug, MO

Course Regulary Taught

ECEL 3220 Teaching of Language Arts (3hours)
ECEL 3310 Literature and Communication Arts for the Young Learner (2)
ECEL 4400 Classroom Management (3)
ECEL 5730 Exemplary Instructional Practices (3)
ECEl 6800 Internship in Childhood Education (3)
ECEl 6810 MSE Capstone in Childhood Education (3)


Dr. Brant taught first grade and was an elementary principal in Warrensburg, MO. She was an Adjunct Professor at UCM before becoming a full time Assistant Professor in 2003. Her research interests include the teaching of reading and professional development for elementary teachers. Her belief is that you only teach “gifted” children as they are a gift to you for 9 months of the year.

Dr. Brant lives in Warrensburg, MO where she is close to her three children and four grandchildren.