Angela Owens

College Instructor

Early Childhood Education Program

School of Teacher Preparation, Education, and Administration
Office Phone: (575)646-2900
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

Angela Owens’s research interests include issues of educational equity in special education for learners and their caregivers, critical disability theory, and teacher preparation as it relates to early childhood and elementary. She also examines the integration of social justice topics using literature in elementary classroom settings.


Owens, A., & Garcia, B. Teaching Executive Functions (2018). Modeling Independence from Cradles to College for Success. Handbook of Research on Promoting Higher-Order Skills and Global Competencies in Life and Work. Sagini Keengwe (Ed.)

Academic Background:

BIS, University of Texas (El Pas), 2005
M.Ed. in Educational Administration, University of Texas (El Paso), 2007
M.Ed. as Instructional Specialist (Early Childhood Education), University of Texas (El Paso), 2009
Currently a Doctoral Candidate

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