Paula Gardner

Contact Information and Office Hours

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Professor

Eureka Hall 219
(916) 278-5540
paula_gardner@csus.edu

Spring 2016
Tuesday: 1:30 - 3:00 pm

*Also by appointment. 

Areas of Research/Scholarly Activity

Areas of interests and expertise include:

  • Creating and supporting inclusive educational schools
  • Instructional strategies to support inclusionary schools
  • Differentiating instruction through evidence-based curriculum and intervention strategies.
  • Professional development - inclusive education, school-wide systems change, policy advocacy, positive behavior supports
  • Establishing effective and supportive home school partnerships
  • Developing and implementing meaningful and measurable IEP goals
  • Developing positive behavioral supports

Courses Taught

  • EDUC 100A/B - Educating Students with Disabilities in Inclusive Settings/Lab
  • EDS 230A/B - Positive Behavior Supports for Students with Mild, Moderate, and Severe Behavioral Challenges/Lab

Educational Degrees

Ed.D, Curriculum & Instructional Design, University of San Francisco, 1994

Administrative Services—General Education Credential, University of San Francisco, 1984

M.A.- Special Education, California State University, Sacramento, 1981

Education Specialist Credential - Severely Handicapped, California State University, Sacramento, 1980

Education Specialist Credential - Learning Handicapped, California State University, Sacramento, 1980

B.S. - Elementary Education, Mildly Handicapped, Severely Handicapped, Severely Emotionally Disturbed, Indiana University, 1976

Professional Awards or Commendations 

Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, College of Education, California State University, Sacramento, 2001-2002

Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, College of Education, California State University, Sacramento, 1995-1996

Distinguished Alumni Award, California State University, Sacramento Alumni Association and Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, and School Psychology, 1990

Educator of the Year, SARC, Sacramento, California, 1984

Updates

Last updated: 25 January 2016
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