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Rande Webster, Ed.D.

Rande Webster Photo 2012

Associate Dean, School of Education and Counseling Psychology
Bertrand Hall Room 23-B

Educational Background

  • Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of San Francisco. Dissertation title:  Factors That Influence First Through Third Grade Teachers’ Decisions to Refer Students for Special Education in Reduced-Size Classes  
  • M.S. in Educational Psychology, California State University, Hayward. Special Education; Thesis title “Adapted Gross Motor Training for Students with Disabilities
  • B.A. in English with emphasis in 20th century American poetry, California State University, Hayward

Areas of Expertise and Publications

  • Federal and State Special Education Laws
  • Special Education Assessment        
  • Special Education and Positive Behavior Management    
  • Differentiated Curriculum and Instruction 
  • Kaplan, P., Rogers, V. & Webster. R. (2008).  Differentiated Instruction Made Easy:  Hundreds of Multi-level Activities for All Learners (Grades 2-8), Jossey-Bass Publications: San Francisco, CA.

Professional Memberships

  • California Association of Professors of Special Education member (CAPSE), Fall 2000-present, Vice-President, 2007-2009. President Spring 2009-Spring 2011
  • California Council on Teacher Education member (CCTE), Fall 2000-present
  • Phi Delta Kappa International member, Fall 1997-present
  • American Educational Research Association member (AERA), Fall 1997-present 

Life Credentials and Certificates

  • CalTPA Lead Assessor Certification, 2007
  • Carte Scolaire-Prive:  Educational Specialise, l993
  • Community College Disabled Students Programs/Services Instructor and Service Credential, l990
  • Resource Specialist Certificate, l988
  • Severely Handicapped and Learning Handicapped Credentials, l977
  • Trainable Mentally Retarded Credential, l973

Courses in 2013-2014

EDUC 5385 SPED Supervised Fieldwork Seminar
EDUC 5015 Foundations of Special Education

Conferences in 2013-2014

California Council on Teacher Education (CCTE)
California Association for Professors of Special Education (CAPSE) SIG, Board Member.
October, 2013; April 2014
San Diego, CA and San Jose, CA

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