Lynn DeVries, M.S.

Early Childhood Extension Educator
University of Nebraska
Lynn is an Extension Educator on The Early Childhood Team, University of Nebraska Extension. Lynn has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska Kearney in Vocational Family and Consumer Science Education, and a master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University Nebraska. As an Early Childhood Educator, Lynn strives to give all children in Nebraska the opportunity to learn and grow by supporting their caregivers in providing responsive, stimulating learning environments and strengthening early care and education settings with innovative and impactful research-based practices. Lynn passion lies in supporting the social emotional well-being of early childhood caregivers and young children and creating responsive programs centered on developmentally appropriate research-based practices. She has taught Cultivating Healthy, Intentional, Mindful Educators (CHIME) to over 130 early childhood professionals and incorporates mindfulness in many of her course offerings Circle of Security Parenting, Circle of Security Classroom, Mindful Self-Care for Childcare Professionals, and Pyramid Year 3 trainings.