Lauren Gonzalez

Contributing Faculty
Richard W. Riley College of Education and Human Sciences
Ph.D. Education

Dr. Lauren Gonzalez is a Professor of Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education. Before beginning her career as a Professor she taught kindergarten, third grade, and special education in a Texas School District. Dr. Gonzalez has taught as an Assistant Professor at the University of North Texas and Stephen F. Austin State University.

Courses Taught

EDSD 7080 - Child Development in Critical Early Years

Public Service

Denton Friends of the Famiy, Volunteer -

Awards / Honors

, National Scholars Honor Society, 2014


Gonzalez, L. K. (2016). Early childhood teachers’ perspectives and implementation of multicultural curriculum.


Gonzalez, L. K. (2013). Home literacy practices in diverse families: Parental involvement in Kindergarten. . Texas Association for the Education of Young Children