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Christine Lux, EdD

Christine Lux

Assistant Professor

Early Childhood Education and Child Services

210D Herrick Hall
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717-3540

Dr. Christine Lux has more than twenty years of teaching experience, ranging from directing an early care and education program to developing and implementing inquiry-based science experiences for toddlers, preschoolers, and elementary-aged students. For the past ten years, Dr. Lux has been a faculty member in the Early Childhood Education & Child Services program at MSU. Her teaching and research focus is on early childhood teacher preparation, play & learning in early childhood, and interdisciplinary early childhood curriculum development. Dr. Lux serves on numerous local and state committees, and is chair of the Montana Early Childhood Higher Education Consortium.


  • Ed.D. Curriculum & Teaching and Early Childhood Education, Boston University
  • M.Ed. Educational Media & Technology, Boston University
  • BA Elementary Education and Child in Society, Boston College

Specialties and Interests

  • Field experience in early childhood teacher education
  • Parent perspectives of early childhood education
  • Farm to School and outdoor education
  • Standards-based early childhood curriculum development and implementation