Telemundo, NBC and Hispanos Press reported on the story of Cal State LA’s oldest grad, a grandmother getting her doctorate at the Charter College of Education.
The CCOE is excited to announce that Dr. Feliza I. Ortiz-Licon will serve as the CCOE commencement speaker for 2017!
Dr. Ortiz-Licon is a member of the Board for the California Department of Education, Senior Director of K-16 Education at the National Council of La Raza,
and alumnae of the Joint Ed.D. program with UC Irvine and Charter College of Education at Cal State LA.
We look forward to hearing her words of wisdom, advice, and inspiration!
The CCOE commencement was held May 22, 2017, at 6 p.m.
For additional commencement info visit: http://www.calstatela.edu/
University Times features story on CCOE grad walking in 2017 Commencement. Seventy year-old grandmother to earn Doctor of Education at CCOE - student success inspires many. To read more, visit: http://csulauniversitytimes.com/9891/news/70-year-old-grandmother-to-earn-doctor-of-education-at-cal-state-la/
April 11, 2017 - In the wake of a devastating shooting that took place at a school site in San Bernardino, Dr. Emily Hernandez, from the CCOE School-Based Family Counseling Program in the Division of Special Education and Counseling, was interviewed by FOX 11 News. She spoke about the needs of children and families during times of crisis. To view one of her two interviews, click here: http://www.foxla.com/good-day-la/247895562-video.
Zetlin on Teaching Exceptional Learners
Andrea Zetlin, Ed. D., professor emerita in the CCOEDivision of Special Education and Counseling at California State University, Los Angeles, was recently featured in an article in CSU News, "Teaching Those Who Teach Exceptional Learners." To read, visit: https://www2.calstate.edu/csu-system/news/Pages/Teaching-Those-Who-Teach-Exceptional-Learners.aspx
January 5, 2017 – Dr. Lynn Mahoney, Cal State LA Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, announced today that after serving for more than a year in an interim capacity, Dr. Cheryl Ney will be named dean of the Charter College of Education effective February 1. Dean Ney has served Cal State LA admirably in several roles, joining the university first in 2009 as Associate Vice President and Dean of Graduate Studies, and also as Associate Provost and Interim Provost. Under her leadership, the campus received WASC re-accreditation, converted to semesters, and successfully met ambitious graduation rate goals established by the CSU in 2010. To read the full announcement, Click Here to View the CCOE Dean Announcement.
January 25, 2017 – Cal State LA’s University Times covers announcement of Dr. Cheryl Ney’s appointment as Dean of the Charter College of Education. Click here to read the full story.
Pebdani Part of Cal State LA
Researchers to Receive Federal Grant
Dr. Roxanna Pebdani of the CCOE Division of Special Education and Counseling is part of an interdisciplinary team at Califonia State University, Los Angeles that has been awarded a $600, 000 grant from the federal government to research the exercise needs of wheelchair users, specifically those with traumatic spina cord injuries.
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February, 2017 – Vince Fazzi, Jr., who received his Master’s degree and credential as an Orientation and Mobility Specialist at Cal State L.A., was recently featured in a news story on KTLA, demonstrating how, as an O&M specialist for the Los Angeles Unified School District, he teaches a visually impaired student to navigate independently. Fazzi, who serves as an adjunct professor at the CCOE, is also the son of CCOE Associate Dean Diane Fazzi. The news story showcases the many different ways our graduates serve the public good. To see the interview, click here.
February 6, 2017 - Apply today for The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research. The MTPCCR is a joint program of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. The program encourages minority master’s students and health professionals to consider a doctorate and provides information on how to do it. Click here for additional information and applications on the MTPCCR.
SAVE THE DATE
Friday, June 2, 2017
CROSSING FICTIVE BORDERS: A Conversation about Writing, Language & Literacy
A Symposium in Celebration of Our Multilingual City
Cal State LA Student Union 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Cal State University LA
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
Breakout groups include:
Heritage Language Maintenance & Revitalization
Academic Language & Literacy
RSVP Info is Forthcoming
For additional info: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Teachers College at Columbia University is partnering with the Charter College of Education at Cal State LA for
Transforming Schools for Inclusion
A Leadership Institute on May 24th and May 25th
This institute will provide a structured, interactive professional learning experience for building and district leadership teams to create and/or revise organization-wide professional learning plans to support inclusive schools. Participants will participate in a simulated case study approach to professional learning that develops their leadership capacity to lead collaborative decision-making teams in pursuit of supporting adult learning and growth for all teachers, inclusive of teachers of students with disabilities.
March 29th & May 24th - 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cal State LA, Charter College of Education
Golden Eagle Conference Center (Ballroom 2, Third Floor)
5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032 - Campus Map Link
Use Parking Structure C (Top Level) - Google Map Link Parking
2 CEUs from Teachers College Columbia University, ELDEx simulation experience, digital and printed instructional materials, Columbia University certificate of completion, analysis of leadership assessment, breakfast, and lunch included.
Endeavor Foundation offers scholarships to reduce Institute Fee from $995 to $250 per participant
Register Online - http://teacherscollegecollaborative.org/institutes/ or call - 212.678.8356
Instructional Technology Program
Tuesday, May 23, 5:30-8 p.m. King Hall D2077
Come Congratulate our Graduates and Meet our current Students and connect with Alumni
May 22, 2017 | 6 p.m.
Honors Convocation/Day of the Educator Celebration
May 5, 2017 | 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom
Education Career Fair 4/20/17
If you are looking for a career in education, join us –
April 20, 2017 (Thursday) 3:00pm
King Hall Walkway
Near Lecture Halls
Get information on opportunities as:
- Elementary Teachers
- Secondary Teachers (English, Math, Social Science, etc.)
- Special Education Teachers
- Reading Specialists
- Assistant Principals
CA-Promise CSULA Achievement Awards Ceremony
March 25, 2017 | 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom
To RSVP, email Ca-Promise CSULA@gmail.com
We are excited to announce our upcoming CCOE Mental and Behavioral Health Conference, located at the Golden Eagle Ballrooms on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. We are looking forward to share this with our faculty, staff, university colleagues, students, partners, professionals in the field, and local community.
The information on the Registration and Call for Proposals is provided by clicking the links below. Please see the CCOE Mental Behavioral Conference Flyer for more information.
REGISTER for the Conference
CALL for Proposals
Trauma-Informed Practices Symposium
March 3, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Click Here to RSVP for Trauma-Informed Practices Symposium
EDAD Symposium –
Preparing Educational Leaders for PK-12 Students
March 1, 2017 | 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom
February 18, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. University Student Union
RSVP by February 1, 2017
Click Here to RSVP for Ed.D. Symposium
February 14, 2017 | 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom
Los Angeles Urban Teacher Residency Information Session
will be held in King Hall D3034 on Monday, February 13, 2017.
LAUTR is an intensive credential and master’s degree program founded on principles of social justice and provides aspiring urban teachers with rigorous, practical coursework, and training that includes co-teaching with a mentor teacher for an entire school year in high-need schools in Los Angeles.
For info, visit: http://www.golautr.com/
The One Conference (General Ed & Special Ed)
Co-sponsored with LAUSD
February 4, 2017 | 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Golden Eagle Ballroom
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