Nov 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Teacher Education

Department Chair: Huong Tran Nguyen (interim)

Department Office: Laurie Kalher, Office Manager Ellis Education Building (EED) Room 13, (562) 985-4506

Teacher Preparation Advising Center

Lisa Isbell, Director
Elodia Montano, Advisor
Jessica Olague, Assistant Director

Sheina Vogt, Advisor
Ellis Education Building (EED) Room 67, (562) 985-1105

Faculty: Shuhua An, Paul Boyd-Batstone, Catherine DuCharme, Felipe Golez, Cynthia Grutzik, Deborah Hamm, Betina Hsieh, William Jeynes, Trinidad Lewis, Xin Li, Ping Liu, Catherine Maiorca, Corinne Martinez, Huong Tran Nguyen, Jyotsna Pattnaik, Ruth Piker, Leslie Reese, Olga Rubio, Fay Shin, Shelley Xu, Jessica Zacher-Pandya

Multiple Subject Credential Program Coordinators

Lisa Isbell, MSCP Program and Asian BILA Emphasis
Olga Rubio, MSCP Spanish BILA Emphasis


Department of Teacher Education:
Teacher Preparation Advising Center:
Multiple Subject Credential Program:


The Department of Teacher Education offers coursework in credential, certificate, and Master's degree programs that include preliminary and advanced professional preparation. The department houses the Multiple Subject Credential Program, a Reading Certificate program, and Master's degree programs in Early Childhood Education, Dual Language Development, Mathematics Education, and Curriculum and Instruction. Credential program requirements are and subject to change to align with changes in CTC regulations.


    Graduate and Professional DegreesCredentialIntegrated Teacher Education Programs (ITEP): BA + Credential Program(s)


      Education - Curriculum and InstructionEducation - Early ChildhoodEducation - ElementaryEducation - ReadingMathematics Education