San José State University is pleased to announce its first 'stand alone' doctoral program: An Ed.D.. in educational leadership (accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges). Learn more about an SJSU Ed.D.
This three-year degree is designed to endow, challenge and nurture a diverse group
of next-generation educational leaders with the knowledge and skills needed to build a P-12 public education system that
provides all students with a high quality education. Check out the curriculum
It is the most recent demonstration of San José State's century and a half commitment to the development of first-rate public schools.
Graduating Ed.D. students will be defending their dissertations this month and next. See below for a complete list. Dissertation defenses are open to the public.
4/23- Paulette Cobb, The Impact of Effective Practices on the Academic Achievement of High School Students with Mild to Moderate Disabilities
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, SH 332
4/25 - Shawn Tennenbaum, Relational Trust Within An Urban Public Comprehensive High School District In Northern California,
11:30 am - 2:30 pm, SH 412
4/27 - George Kleidon, Principals' Instructional Leadership in Title I Schools: A Closer Look
10:30 am - 1:30 pm, SH 448
4/27 - Limary Gutierrez Trujillo, Systemic Implications for Teacher Feedback Implementation
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, SH 412
5/2 - Melissa Urbain, Feminist Discourse Analysis of the National Board of Professional Teaching Standard.
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm, SH 331
5/8 - Patricia Pelino, Community Schools in a Silicon Valley School District:Understanding the Development, Implementation, Challenges and Sustainability of Becoming a Community School.
9:30 am - 12:30 pm, SH 412
5/9 - Anisha Munshi, Induction Programs, Teacher Efficacy, and Inquiry Practices in Novice Teachers.
11:00 am - 2:00 pm, SH 412
5/11 - Delnaz Hosseini, Digital Literacy in Early Elementary School
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm, SH 412