Special Education - News and Information
September 9, 2008
21 Enroll in Fall 2008 Special Education Cohort
The School of Education held its first official Saturday class for the new fall 2008 Special Education Cohort. Twenty-one new Master of Education students enrolled in this accelerated Special Education certificate and Masters program. Participants are all Guam Public School System teachers, with the exception one participant who is a St. John's teacher.
This is the fourth Special Education Cohort in the last 18 months. There are 65 Special Education graduate students in the program, and 17 students are expected to graduate in December 2008; 12 are expected to graduate in May 2008.
September 7, 2008
Praxis II Prep Day
Seven students participated in a Praxis II workshop organized by the School of Education and held September 7 at the Marriott. “We improved on the basic preparation workshop compared to the one we held in July,” said Dr. Richard Fee.
School of Education Dean's List for Spring 2008
To be eligible for the Dean's List, students must be full-time (minimum 12 credits) have earned a 3.5 GPA, and do not have an incomplete. Click here for the Spring 2008 Dean's List.
UOG School of Education Special Education Summer Institute 2008
The following individuals participated in an intensive eight-week special education summer institute at the University of Guam. Participants earned credits toward their certificate and/or graduate degree in special education. The institute was expanded to seniors in the School of Education pursuing Elementary/Secondary degrees who wanted to obtain Special Education certification as undergraduate students. Pictured from left, front row, are: Cathy Cardenas, Julie Fee, Assistant Professor of Special Education, Sumch Kintaro, Bobby Quinata, Laura Taisipic, Gerianne Eclavea, Norine Guzman, Janice Almoguera, Maui Poe, Phililp Almonte, Dr. Patrick Leddy, Executive Director, School of Education: back row, from left: Dr. John Sanchez, Associate Professor of Education, Sam Bejerana, Carolyn Figg, Allsyon Iseke, Christine Hernandez, Rita Reyes, Jennifer Blas, Sangi Susuico, Rick Quinata, Dr. Richard W. Fee, Associate Professor of Special Education. Not pictured: Sherri Perez, Cendy Nozawa, Renee-Lynn Sanchez, Gina Kruaprasert, Cecilia San Nicolas, Paula Ulloa, Matsue Evans, Eric Bamba, and Leilanii Aflague.
Special Education Students Study for Praxis II
University of Guam Special Education students spent a day preparing for the national Praxis II: Special Education examination as part of Guam Public School System’s new certification requirements. Students participating in the preparation day include from left, front row: Carolyn Figg, Phyllis Leon Guerrero, Christine Hernandez; from left second row: Paula Ulloa, Norma Santos, Bobby Quinata Gerianne Eclavea, Lenith Atenith, Rita-Rose Hualde, Sumch Kintaro, Norine Guzman, Janice Almoguera; from left back row: Dr. Richard W. Fee, Associate Professor of Special Education, William Sullivan, Vicky Perez, Rita Reyes, Allyson Iseke, Christine Rosario, Cathy Cardenas, Laura Taisipic, Maui Poe, Sam Bejerana