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  • Terry Lock



    • Institute for Teacher Education
    • Institute for Teacher Education -


    • 2017 Ed.D. Professional Educational Practice University of Hawaii at Manoa

    Area(s) of Interest

    • children's play, child development, teacher education

    Brief Biography

    Dr. Terry Lock teaches early childhood education (ECE) courses, supervises ECE teacher candidates and provides technical assistance to ECE partnerships. In addition, Dr. Lock works closely with the Hawaii P-3 component of P-20 partnership in education initiative and state Executive Office on Early Learning (EOEL). She has over 40 years of experience working with diverse children, infancy through 3rd grade, their families and teachers in a variety of public and private program settings, including the first Director of EOEL, director of Kamehameha Schools ECE division, National Head Start Fellow, Maui County Early Childhood Coordinator, family literacy trainer, and UH Maui College instructor.

    Contact Information

    Office Phone



    Everly 224F



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    Curriculum Vitae


    Scholarly Works


    • Moriguchi, L., Chun, R. S. B., Murphy, K., Arasaki, J., & Lock, T. F. (2018). Improving the education-to-workforce pipeline in Hawaiʻi's early childhood system. Presented at 2018 Data Summit , Salvation Army Kroc Center, Kapolei, HI.
    • Muccio, L. S., & Lock, T. F. (2016). Playing to learn, learning to play: Promoting joyful learning in an early childhood teacher education program. Presented at Association for the Study of Play Annual Conference, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
    • Chun, R. S. B., & Lock, T. F. (2013). Can HELDS and DAP co-exist? Presented at 2013 Hawaiʻi Early Childhood Conference, Waikiki Convention Center, Honolulu, HI.