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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


Dierking, Libby                                                        

Mrs. Libby Dierking
Elementary and Early Childhood Education
Lovinger 3187

Ph. 660-543-8414


M.S. Learning Disabilities, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO, 1979
Elementary Education, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO, 1976

Courses Regulary Taught


ECEL 3320 Intermediate Learner Practicum

ECEL 3430 Methods of Teaching Science and Social Studies

ECEL 3152 Practicum for the Intermediate Learner


Mrs. Dierking taught 30 years in the Lee's Summit R-7 school district in Elementary and Middle School.  After retiring in 2011, Mrs. Dierking became an adjunct professor and in 2012, became a full-time professor.  Mrs. Dierking lives in Lee's Summit, Mo.  She has two sons and one grandpuppy.


Seminars, Conferences, & Presentations

Brant, K., Burkett, R., Dierking, L., Hardwick, C., Jarman, G., Nicken, N., Theiss, D. (2010) Co-teaching. SRATE Conference, Little Rock, AR