Rosamund Stooke is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education at Western University in London Ontario where she teaches courses in children's literature, language arts, and curriculum studies. Rosamund has also worked as an elementary teacher, family literacy facilitator, and children's librarian. Her research interests focus on early childhood education and care (ECEC) work, and in particular, the institutional technologies that currently organize ECEC in Canada. She can be reached at