Swanson, Patricia E.
Assoc Professor, Elementary Education
Additional Contact Information
- Doctor of Philosophy.
Stanford Univ, 1993
- Masters Degree Administration and Policy Analysis
- Masters Degree Sociology
Licenses & Certificates
- Multiple Subject Teaching Credential Bilingual/Cross-cultural emphasis (Spanish)
Patricia Swanson is an Associate Professor of Education at San Jose
State University where she teaches curriculum and
instruction courses in mathematics and social studies. Her work
reflects the dual perspectives of researcher and practitioner,
combining her graduate research with the Program for Complex
Instruction at Stanford University, with her extensive experience as a
bilingual teacher. Her current teaching and scholarship focus on teaching the critical foundations of Algebra and the integration of mathematics and language development.