Department Chair: Paul Boyd-Batstone
Department Office: Shelby Riley, Office Manager
Education Building (ED) 1, Room 13, (562) 985-4506
Faculty: Shuhua An, Paul Boyd-Batstone, Catherine DuCharme, Felipe Golez, Cynthia Grutzik, Deborah Hamm, Beting Hsieh, William Jeynes, Trinidad Lewis, Xin Li, Ping Liu, Corinne Martinez, Huong Tran Nguyen, Jyotsna Pattnaik, Ruth Piker, Leslie Reese, Olga Rubio, Fay Shin, Shelley Xu, Jessica Zacher-Pandya
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, a Reading and Language Arts Specialist credential program, and Master's degree programs in Early Childhood Education, Reading, Dual Language Development, Mathematics Education, and Curriculum and Instruction. Credential program requirements are subject to change to align with changes in CTC regulations.