Cynthia Coleman, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education


Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of the Pacific
M.A., Education, California State University, Stanislaus
B.A., Liberal Studies, California State University, Stanislaus
Multiple Subjects Credential, California State University, Stanislaus

Honors and Awards

  • Nominee for California Council on Teacher Education Board of Directors, 2012 
  • Elected to "Who's Who Among Sudents in American Universities and Colleges?" at University of the Pacific School of Graduate and Research Studies, 2011

Professional Affiliations

  • American Educational Research Association Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • California Council on Teacher Education

Publications and Presentations

  • "Transformative Eco-Education for Human Planetary Survival," co-authored with T.G. Nelson in Human Environmental Relationships as Curriculum Context: An Interdisciplinary Inquiry, 2011 
  • "Chronicles from a Watershed: Considerations of Place and Pedagogy," co-authors with T.G. Nelson and C. Bridie in Place-Based Education in Action, 2011
  • Book Review. "Issues in Teacher Education," in Enriching the Brain by E. Jensen, 2008
  • Book Review. "Brains, Minds, and Media," in Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning by J. Willis, M.D., 2007
  • Unearthing an Educators Ecological Niche, AERA Conference, New Orleans, 2011 California Teacher Education: Who They Are and How They Think About Their Work, CCTE Research Session Fall Conference, San Diego, California, 2009