Child-directed exploration in Ypsilanti, MI. Venture into the HighScope Demonstration Preschool in Ypsilanti, MI and you will observe the program’s commitment to…
Jeffrey A. Beal, Ph.D., is the Director of Research, Evaluation, and Development at HighScope Educational Research Foundation located in Ypsilanti, MI. He directs a full research and development team charged with the development, refinement, and validation of HighScope’s early childhood curricula and child and program assessments as well as conducting research that benefits the early childhood education field. Dr. Beal has presented nationally and internationally on topics ranging from easing preschool to kindergarten transitions to preschool classroom quality measures. Dr. Beal completed his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership at Oakland University.