After attaining an Educational Doctorate Degree from Argosy University in 2007, Dr. Brustad has been actively involved in the professional development of educators in Sarasota County and across the state of Florida. She has a doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, an Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership, and a Master's Degree in Varying Exceptionalities. With twenty-two years of educational experience, Dr. Brustad has taught a range of ages from Pre-K through adult. As a mother of two growing children, she finds early literacy and child development a critical component of the educational profession.
ED 3101 - Professionalism and Advocacy in the Early Childhood Field
ED 3003 - Observation and Assessment of the Young Child
EDUC 4105 - Early Literacy
BA, The University of Florida
MA, The University of South Florida
EdD, Argosy University