Helen Oesterheld: 2017 Faculty Award winner for ‘Excellence in Service’

A Q&A with Helen Oesterheld. associated professor of English, 2017 Faculty Award winner for “Excellence in Service.” The Excellence in Service Award recognizes the role faculty play in the governance and development of California State University, Dominguez Hills, but also the contributions … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills among 17 CSU Campuses to Receive Grant to Develop Four-year Teacher Preparation Programs

California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) has been awarded a $227,262 Integrated Program Grants from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing to develop four-year teacher preparation programs. The university was among 17 of 23 California State University (CSU) campuses to … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Alumnus and Rialto USD Superintendent Cuauhtémoc Avila Wastes No Time Building Trust in the District and Community

As the first Mexican American and youngest Latino school chief ever hired by the Rialto Unified School District (Rialto USD), Cuauhtémoc Avila understood that building trust in the community and among teachers, administrators, and support staff in his district would take some time, and he didn’t … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Receives $2.5 Million to Provide Compton Unified School District Student Tutoring, Professional Development for Teachers

Compton Unified School District (CUSD) has awarded California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) more than $2.5 million in contracts to provide programs that offer supplemental tutoring and instruction for CUSD students, and professional development for all the district’s middle school math … [Read more...]

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...]