SJSU Lurie College of Education faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends are invited to attend our Faculty Research Symposium on Friday, April 10, from 12:30-2pm, which will showcase several Lurie College faculty and the impact of their research! Presenters include:
Eduardo Muñoz-Muñoz, PhD | Assistant Professor, Department of Teacher Education
Presentation: Targeting linguistic targets: Academic English, Standard English, and ideologies among preservice teachers
Nadia Sorkhabi, PhD | Professor, Department of Child & Adolescent Development
Presentation: Mothers’ and Fathers’ Parenting Style and Emerging Adults’ Academic Achievement: Self-construal, Self-esteem, and Parental Psychological Control as Mediators
Shawn Vecellio, PhD | Lecturer, Department of Teacher Education
Presentation: Using Clearness Committees to Address Teacher Candidates’ Critical Incidents
The SJSU Education and Public Service Job/Internship Fair has gone virtual and will take place on Thursday, April 23, from 3-6pm. Registered employers include:
Continuing Development/Child Development Centers’
Internal Revenue Service
King City Union School District
San Benito High School District
San Francisco Unified School District
San Leandro Unified School District
The Primary School
Visit the SJSU Handshake portal to view the list of employers and apply to their opportunities from Thursday, April 2 – Thursday, April 9. Selected students will be invited for a 10 to 15 minute video chat with reps from school districts, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations regarding their anticipated full-time, part-time, volunteer and internship opportunities. This event is open to all current SJSU students and registered alumni members. If you have any questions, please contact the SJSU Lurie College of Education Career Counselor, Christine Bautista, at email@example.com.
We’re building community at the SJSU Lurie College of Education while sheltering-in-place. Challenge a friend, classmate, professors, advisors, or colleague to answer 10 questions in 2 minutes using 1 take. You choose the questions (nothing designed to embarrass please). If you record a video of the responses and share it on social media, tag us @sjsulurie and then pass on the challenge. If you’ve already been interviewed, it’s your turn to interview someone else. Watch Briettny Curtner, graduate student in the Department of Counselor Education, interview Dean Heather Lattimer, and then Dean Heather Lattimer interview Associate Dean Marcos Pizarro in the videos below.
Watch this recording to learn from staff in the SJSU Scholarships Office and faculty on the Lurie College Scholarship Review committee about the 2020-2021 Lurie College scholarship application process. More details about all of the Lurie College scholarship and grant opportunities are available at sjsu.edu/education/financial-aid. The deadline to apply for SJSU and Lurie College scholarships is Friday, May 1, 2020, so start your application process as soon as you can!
Join Janene, Annie, Saul, and Krista from the Lurie College of Education Student Success Center on Wed., Mar. 25, from 11am-12pm to share what’s on your mind! Join the conversation via Zoom at https://sjsu.zoom.us/j/688703056.
Watch this video for a message from Dean Heather Lattimer following the announcement from SJSU that the Spring 2020 Commencement ceremonies have been postponed in response to COVID-19. Those who are eligible to complete their academic programs, apply for graduation (undergraduate) or candidacy (graduate), and fulfill all of their academic requirements will still graduate as planned. If you are experiencing a financial hardship during this time, please visit http://sjsu.edu/education/financial-aid to apply for a Lurie College of Education Hardship Grant.
Join Lurie College of Education Dean Heather Lattimer and Associate Dean Marcos Pizarro for a virtual lunch on Friday, March, 20, at 12pm via Zoom to connect with one another and share stories from the week!
The SJSU Career Center Counselor for Lurie College, Christine Bautista, is now available for virtual appointments via Zoom on Mondays from 1-2:30pm and Tuesdays: 1:30-3:30pm. To schedule an appointment with Christine, login to sjsu.joinhandshake.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Christine is also hosting a virtual LinkedIn for Educators workshop on Tuesday, April 7, from 3-4:30pm. To register for this workshop, visit http://bit.ly/lurie-workshops.
Listen to Irene Castillón, Assistant Principal/History Teacher at Cristo Rey San José Jesuit High School and SJSU Lurie College of Education alumni, discuss disrupting systemic barriers in education during her speech at the SJSU Lurie College Future of Learning Summit! To learn more about the Future of Learning Initiative, visit sjsu.edu/education/fli and the #SJSUFutureLearn hashtag thread on Twitter.
At the SJSU Lurie College of Education, we prepare transformative educators, counselors, therapists, school and community leaders. Learn from Derica, Andrea, Gabrielle, and Willy – four of our alumni from our Child and Adolescent Development Department – as they share their stories and insights.
Derica Malaca graduated from SJSU in the class of 2018 with a BA in Child and Adolescent Development with a Community Focus and a minor in Health Professions. Derica is currently an Administrative Assistant in the Gateway Child Development Center at the YMCA of San Francisco as well as a Financial Educator with World System Builder.
Andrea Marie Madrinan graduated from SJSU in the class of 2015 with a BA in Child and Adolescent Development and later earned her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of San Francisco. Andrea is currently a High School Counselor in the Fremont Unified School District.
Gabrielle Jeanpierre graduated from SJSU in the class of 2016 with a BA in Child and Adolescent Development. Gabrielle is currently a Career Development Program Specialist with the Goodwill of Silicon Valley.
Willy Kwong graduated from SJSU in the class of 2013 with a BA in Child Development and again in the class of 2015 with a Master’s Degree in Child and Adolescent Development. Willy is currently a full-time faculty member at Mission College.
Due to the current suspension of in-person classes due to COVID-19 across the CSU system, the Executive Order N-25-20 issued by Governor Gavin Newsom requiring adherence to social distancing guidelines, as well as the growing number of school districts that are closing and moving to alternative modes of instruction, the CSU Office of the Chancellor has issued a temporary, limited suspension of the requirement in EO 1077 regarding 45 hours of documented field experience in a K-12 classroom as an admission requirement. The temporary suspension will be reviewed at the beginning of the 2020-21 academic year. View the memo from the CSU Chancellor’s office.
The upcoming Applicant Orientation Sessions will also take place online:
Multiple Subject Credential Program | Tuesday, March 17, 4-5:30pm
Listen to Valerie Lundy-Wagner, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Research and Data Analytics for the California Community Colleges, discuss who deserves to learn during her speech at the SJSU Lurie College Future of Learning Summit! To learn more about the Future of Learning Initiative, visit sjsu.edu/education/fli and the #SJSUFutureLearn hashtag thread on Twitter.
Mon., Mar. 9 Update: This event is going to be rescheduled for a later date.
Join SJSU Lurie College of Education Dean Heather Lattimer on Thursday, March 12, at 3pm in SJSU’s Sweeney Hall, room 331, for a conversation with Dr. Arun Ramanathan, Chief Executive Officer of Pivot Learning! RSVP for this event on Eventbrite.
Pivot Learning is an Oakland-based nonprofit that annually works with over 100 high-need school districts in 16 states. Pivot’s mission is to partner with educators to design and implement solutions to their greatest challenges in achieving educational justice in areas including curriculum implementation, special education reform, and secondary school redesign.
Arun was also one of the keynote speakers at the Lurie College of Education’s Future of Learning Summit during the Fall 2019 semester. Listen to his talk from the summit at sjsu.edu/education/fli and join the conversation about the future of learning at #SJSUFutureLearn
Come out to the next ESAN (Early Childhood Student Alumni Network) meeting on Tuesday, March 10, 3-4pm, SH 446 (SAC Room)! ESAN is creating an interdisciplinary group of current pre-service San Jose State University students and alumni working in the Early Childhood field and engages students in the Early Childhood Institute’s mission of supporting each and every child from the start. To learn more, visit esansjsu.wixsite.com/website or contact email@example.com.
Listen to Christopher Cabaldon, Hazel Cramer Endowed Chair and Professor of Public Policy & Administration at Sacramento State University, discuss the future of people, defining learning, and more at the SJSU Lurie College of Education’s Future of Learning Summit! To learn more about the Future of Learning Initiative, visit sjsu.edu/education/fli and the #SJSUFutureLearn hashtag thread on Twitter.
SJSU Lurie College of Education undergraduate, graduate, credential, and doctorate students – complete this brief Google form for a chance to join Dean Heather Lattimer, a special guest, and a group of students for great conversation and a complimentary meal each month!
Spring 2020 semester meals will take place on the following dates and times:
Thursday, February 13, 12:00-1:30pm
Monday, March 16, 5:15-6:45pm
Monday, April 13, 12:00-1:30pm
Note: Dates and times subject to change based on availability of special guests.
The ChAD club is a student-run organization that is open to all interested students, alumni, and faculty in the Child & Adolescent Development department to learn about careers in ChAD, support children and adolescents in the community, and plan fun social events with your peers! The next meeting will take place on Thursday, March 5, from 1:15-2:15 in Sweeney Hall 212. Visit the ChAD department website, Instagram feed, or the club Facebook group to find out more information.
Listen to Kent McGuire, Program Director of Education at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, discuss his vision for the future of deeper learning at the SJSU Lurie College of Education’s Future of Learning Summit! To learn more about the Future of Learning Initiative, visit sjsu.edu/education/fli and the #SJSUFutureLearn hashtag thread on Twitter.
The SJSU Lurie College National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is raising funds to send its members to the 2020 CSHA Convention in Anaheim, CA. Over 3,000 SLPs, SLPAs, AuDs, students and other professionals gather at the convention to share expertise, learn and connect. Students will engage in activities such as attending seminars, hands-on labs, and networking to aid their professional development.
Those who are enrolled in the Lurie College of Education’s Bilingual Authorization Program can prepare to show your potential and make a lasting impression for upcoming interviews by attending our interview workshop on Friday, February 28, from 4-6pm in Sweeney Hall 335! RSVP at tinyurl.com/CBAPtallerdeentrevista
Listen to Ellen Middaugh, Assistant Professor in the Department of Child & Adolescent Development, discuss her vision for the future of learning to practice democracy at the SJSU Lurie College Future of Learning Summit! To learn more about the Future of Learning Initiative, visit sjsu.edu/education/fli and the #SJSUFutureLearn hashtag thread on Twitter.