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Kelley Prendergast



Districts Served
  • D05
  • D06
  • D09
  • D15
  • D18
  • D19

Kelley Prendergast is an early childhood researcher and teacher to young students
and adults on various subjects and topics. Recently, at The Atkinson Centre for Society
and Child Development at the University of Toronto, Kelley researched on outdoor play
in provincial and territorial early childhood curriculum frameworks and child care
legislation which was presented at The Outdoor Play and Early Learning Policy
Research Invitational Symposium by The Lawson Foundation. At the University of
Toronto, Kelley completed a Masters of Public Policy in urban, education and
sustainability policy and also a Masters of Arts in Art History in environmental art.

  • Environment
  • Gardening
Speaking List
Environment & Gardening The gardens & Landscape of Pompeii This informative talk explores the art, architecture, and mythology surrounding the landscape and gardens in temples and buildings throughout Pompeii. Kelley Prendergast gives an overview of the ancient gardens and architecture in the city.
Environment Frans Post's Dutch-Brazilian Landscape Paintings Frans Post was a painter during the Dutch Golden Age and was the first European to paint landscapes of the Americas. Kelley Prendergast will show his wonderful imagery and take you on an exploration of the flora, fauna and wildlife that influenced Post’s paintings throughout his life.

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