Jolene Johnson, EdS, EdD

Jolene Johnson, MS, EdS, EdDJolene Johnson, MS, EdS, EdD

Department Director, MMI Education and Child Development
Assistant Professor
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Munroe-Meyer Institute
Education and Child Development
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450


Professional Summary

Dr. Jolene Johnson is an Assistant Professor and the Director of the Department of Education and Child Development at the UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute. Dr. Johnson has extensive experience in program evaluation and is the current principal investigator for multiple projects including the current State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) for Nebraska, Nebraska 21st Century Community Learning Centers, and the Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties, encompassing 11 school districts including Omaha Public Schools. Additionally, she is the principal investigator for a three-year grant examining executive function, early science practices, and social-emotional practices across 13 national high-quality early childhood sites.



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