Personal Information

Shirley Hufstedler School of Education

Educational Leadership

San Diego Campus

Lecturer

Lecturer

Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131

858-635-4682

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Doctoral Program

7830 - Personnel Administration

9901 - Dissertation Plan

7820 - School Law and Finance

8999 - Special Topics (Research Writing)
Ed Admin

8836 - Complex Organizations as Learning Environments

8834 - Politics and Policy-Making

8830 - Leadership in Learning Organizations

8812 - Philosophy of Education

7999 - Special Topics (Instructional Leadership for Student Learning)

7990 - Field Experience

7850 - School, Family, and Community Relations

educational leadership, curriculum and instruction design, administrator preparation and support, school innovation and educational reform

Academic History and Background

Bachelor of Arts - Social Science - San Diego State University, 1968, 1968

Master of Arts - Curriculum and Instruction - San Diego State University, 1973, 1973

Education Specialist - Point Loma Nazarene University, 1998, 1998

Doctorate - Alliant International University, 2006, 2006

California Standard Elementary K-9 (Clear)

California Administrative Services K-12 (Clear)

International Reading Association (1996-present), 1996

Administrator's Association of San Diego, Board of Directors (1989-present), 1989

National Association of Elementary School Principals (1989-2006), 1989-2006

Phi Delta Kappa (1989-Present), 1989

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (1989-present), 1989

Association of California School Administrators (1989-Present), 1989

Professional Practice and Community Service

Assistant Professor, Graduate School Of Education - Educational Leadership And Management Alliant International University, San Diego, CA

Program Director, Graduate School of Education - Educational Leadership and Management Alliant International University, San Diego, CA

Strong instructional leadership and organizational skills

Collaborative and shared decision-making skills, success in uniting diverse schools and community

Strong background in data analysis

Program Director, Graduate School of Education - Educational Leadership and Management (Alliant)

Improved student performance as principal, assistant superintendent

Assistant Professor - Educational Leadership and Management (Alliant)

Excellent and innovative problem-solving skills

Proven ability to select and support successful school leaders

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

United school communities to improve student performance

Experience and skill teaching adults

16 years experience as classroom teacher (San Diego Unified School District)

11 years experience as principal at elementary and middle schools (San Diego Unified School District)

5 years experience as an Assistant Superintendent (San Diego Unified School District)

Teacher, Mentor Teacher, Resource Teacher (K-6) San Diego City Schools, San Diego, CA

Principal, Vice Principal San Diego City Schools, San Diego, CA

Assistant Superintendent San Diego City Schools, San Diego, CA