Kimberly Biddle

Faculty: Kimberly Biddle

Contact Information

Brighton Hall 131
(916) 278-4831

Office Hours

Spring 2018
Tuesdays: 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Thursdays: 3:00 - 4:30 pm

Joined Faculty: July 2002

Quote of Personal Interest

"You are not obligated to win. You are obligated to to do the best you can everyday." - Marian Wright Edelman
"Climb every mountain, forge every stream, follow every rainbow, 'till you find your dream." - The Sound of Music

Areas Research/Scholarly Activity

Motivation, resilience, and socialization processes in the education of children and youth – focus on underserved populations such as ethnic groups and impoverished groups.

Courses Taught

  • CHDV 30 - Human Development
  • CHDV 35 - Child and Adolescent Development
  • CHDV 35F - Human Development and Elementary Field Experience
  • CHDV 132 - Fieldwork in Child Development
  • CHDV 138/L - Social and Emotional Development/Laboratory
  • CHDV 157 - Infant and Toddler: Development and Care
  • CHDV 246 - Motivational Processes in Children

Educational Degrees

Ph.D., Child and Adolescent Development, Stanford University, CA
Ed.S., Program Evaluation, Stanford University, CA
B.A., Psychology, Private University of Redlands, CA
B.A., Music, Private University of Redlands, CA

Professional Awards or Commendations

  • American Psychological Association, MFP Fellow
  • American Psychological Association Dissertation Award
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year CSUS College of Education
  • Outstanding Service to the University CSUS College of Education

Select Publications

Gordon Biddle, K.A; Garcia-Nevarez, A.; Roundtree Henderson, W.; and Valero-Kerrick, A. (January 2013) Early Childhood Education: Becoming a Professional. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Crowder, J. & Gordon Biddle, K.A. When an opportunity changes a life: The value of learning to code. In R. Papa and F. English (Eds.) Educational Leaders Without Borders: Rising to Global Challenges to Educate All. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.

Gordon Biddle, K.A. & Dickson, S. (2015). Trends in Student Services and Counseling. In F. English (Ed.) Guide to Educational Leadership and Management. Los Angeles, CA: SAGE Publications.

Curriculum Vitae

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Last updated: February 23, 2018
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