Cal State Dominguez Hills Hosts 400 Local Educators at Teachers Summit

Eager to network with peers while learning and sharing best practices, more than 400 PreK-12 teachers gathered at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) on July 29 for the second annual statewide Better Together: California Teachers Summit 2016. The California Teachers Summit is … [Read more...]

Training Teachers in STEM Day for LA Unified School District

The California STEM Institute for Innovation and Improvement (CSI3) at California State University, Dominguez Hills hosted a STEM Day for the New Teacher Summer Institute (NTSI) given by Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). The district conducts NTSI for its incoming teachers. CSI3 was … [Read more...]

College of Education Alumni Awarded Teacher of the Year Honors

LaTeira Haynes, a graduate of California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) single subject credential program, has been named a Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) 2015-16 “Rookie of the Year” teacher for her skill in preparing effective instruction and procedures, and providing a … [Read more...]

Jeff Sapp Honored with ‘2016 Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award’

As a gifted curriculum writer, researcher and educator, Jeff Sapp, professor of teacher education, has garnered high respect from his colleagues,  his students, and California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) 2016 Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Award. Sapp … [Read more...]

Kamal Hamdan honored with Wang Family Excellence Award for 2016

Kamal Hamdan has been honored with The California State University's Wang Family Excellence Award for 2016 for his unwavering vision and contributions to California State University, Dominguez Hills’ (CSUDH) STEM education programs and curricula, and his commitment to helping develop top educators, … [Read more...]

Professor Kim Trimble teaches English-as-a-foreign-language teachers in Turkey

Kim Trimble, a professor of teacher education at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), was thrilled to be able to return to Turkey as a Fulbright U.S. Scholar, and relive one of the most “rewarding personal and professional” experiences of his life. Trimble had previously spent … [Read more...]

‘Better Together’ teacher summit connects educators with best practices

Isolation, outdated teaching styles and a lack of collaborative idea development are just a few of the issues Ira Long has witnessed as a Los Angeles school teacher, which are consistent with many of the issues the statewide “Better Together, California Teacher Summit” addressed on July 31 to assist … [Read more...]

‘STEM in Action’ conference at CSUDH stirs the imagination of K-12 students

Scaling a rock wall to learn about human energy output, discovering why solar tubes float, and launching paper rockets to put Newton’s Law to the test are just a few of the learning activities that were offered to local school children during the first “STEM in Action: A Kid’s Conference” at … [Read more...]

Irene Osisioma Receives Fulbright Award

Irene Osisioma, associate professor of teacher education at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH), has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship grant during the 2015-2016 academic year to continue her research on the way science is taught in her home country of Nigeria, the United States … [Read more...]

STEM teachers in training celebrates Pi Day with Gage Middle School

The California STEM Institute for Innovation & Improvement (CSI3), an institute within the Center for Innovation in STEM Education (CISE) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, celebrated the "Ultimate Pi Day" at Gage Middle School in Huntington Park this past Saturday by hosting … [Read more...]