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Educational Leadership

Preparing critical and courageous scholar-practitioners who lead educational transformation.
Applications for the Summer 2021 cohort for our Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership for Social Justice are now being accepted. The priority application deadline is February 1, 2021.
The application filing period for the Fall cohorts for the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential, Master's in Educational Leadership Program, and Clear Administrative Services Credential is January 26, 2021 through May 31, 2021.
For more information about each program, click on the "Programs" tab in the red menu bar above. 
 

Information Sessions 

Jan25

RSVP: EdD in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session with faculty, staff, and students. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Feb01

RSVP: Preliminary and Clear Admin Services Credential, and MS in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session to learn about our accelerated Preliminary Administrative Services Credential with optional second year to earn a Master's in Educational Leadership. For those interested, we'll also provide a brief overview of our Clear Administrative Services Credential Program. Faculty and a current student will discuss the curriculum, structure, and application process, which will be followed by a Q&A. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Feb19

RSVP: Preliminary and Clear Admin Services Credential, and MS in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session to learn about our accelerated Preliminary Administrative Services Credential with optional second year to earn a Master's in Educational Leadership. For those interested, we'll also provide a brief overview of our Clear Administrative Services Credential Program. Faculty and a current student will discuss the curriculum, structure, and application process, which will be followed by a Q&A. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Mar10

RSVP: Preliminary and Clear Admin Services Credential, and MS in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session to learn about our accelerated Preliminary Administrative Services Credential with optional second year to earn a Master's in Educational Leadership. For those interested, we'll also provide a brief overview of our Clear Administrative Services Credential Program. Faculty and a current student will discuss the curriculum, structure, and application process, which will be followed by a Q&A. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Apr16

RSVP: Preliminary and Clear Admin Services Credential, and MS in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session to learn about our accelerated Preliminary Administrative Services Credential with optional second year to earn a Master's in Educational Leadership. For those interested, we'll also provide a brief overview of our Clear Administrative Services Credential Program. Faculty and a current student will discuss the curriculum, structure, and application process, which will be followed by a Q&A. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

Apr26

RSVP: Preliminary and Clear Admin Services Credential, and MS in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Information Session

Virtual Information Session to learn about our accelerated Preliminary Administrative Services Credential with optional second year to earn a Master's in Educational Leadership. For those interested, we'll also provide a brief overview of our Clear Administrative Services Credential Program. Faculty and a current student will discuss the curriculum, structure, and application process, which will be followed by a Q&A. Please RSVP. A Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.

2021 Radical Educator Speaker Series: Toward a Framework for Abolitionist Leadership 

Jan27

RSVP: Toward a Framework for Abolitionist Leadership

A Dialogue with Dr. Farima Pour-Khourshid and Crystal T. Laura.

Feb16

RSVP: Toward a Framework for Abolitionist Leadership

A Discussion with Drs. Farima Pour-Khorshid, Ijeoma Ononuju, and Fernando Flores.

Mar17

RSVP: Toward a Framework for Abolitionist Leadership

A Dialogue with Drs. Crystal T. Laura and Muhammad Khalifa.

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Dr. Farima Pour-Khorshid

Dr. Pour-Khorshid has taught at the elementary grade level as well as at the university level for over a decade. She has also supervised pre-service teachers and facilitated teacher development workshops throughout California and the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua where her family emigrated from and where she lived between 2010-2012. She graduated with her Masters degree and Ph.D. at the University of California, Santa Cruz and is currently an assistant professor and teacher supervisor at the University of San Francisco. She has held leadership roles in Teachers 4 Social Justice , the People’s Education Movement-Bay Area, the national Education for Liberation Network, and the Radical Healing Team at Flourish Agenda. Read More

Crystal

Dr. Crystal T. Laura

Dr. Crystal Laura is a former high school history teacher turned tenured, full professor of Educational Leadership in Chicago. Dr. Laura’s work has focused on the social foundations of education, diversity and equity in schools, and building the capacity of urban educators to promote social justice with conviction, confidence, and great care. Dr. Laura’s scholarship has been published in such peer-reviewed journals as Race, Ethnicity and Education, Cultural Studies- Critical Methodologies, Urban Review, Gender and Education, Critical Questions in Education, in many collected volumes, and also in her three books— including the best-seller Being Bad: My Baby Brother and the School-to-Prison Pipeline. She is an international speaker, a critical PD facilitator, and a frequent presenter at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, within which she now serves as immediate past Chair of the Equity and Inclusion Council. Dr. Laura is a gifted truth-teller about the current context of urban education and the hopeful possibilities of how things can be otherwise.

2019-2020 Radical Educator Speaker Series: Transformation through Community Solidarity 

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Educational Leadership
  • California State University, East Bay
  • 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, AE 250
  • Hayward, CA 94542
  • Office Hours:
  • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday - Friday