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Patricia E. Swanson

Swanson, Patricia E.

Assoc Professor,  Elementary Education

E-mail
Patricia.Swanson@sjsu.edu
Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-3769

Courses

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy. Stanford Univ, 1993
  • Masters Degree Administration and Policy Analysis
    1993
  • Masters Degree Sociology
    1993

Licenses & Certificates

  • Multiple Subject Teaching Credential Bilingual/Cross-cultural emphasis (Spanish)
    1982

Bio

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.