Dr. Barbara Nicoll is a professor of education at the University of La Verne’s LaFetra College of Education, and the Advanced Studies in Education & Teacher Development Department. Currently she is the Director of the Child Development Master of Science Program. She has directed the Institute for Early Childhood Education at the University of La Verne for … Read More

Dr. Denise Kennedy is Assistant Professor of Education at the University of La Verne. Her interests are on sibling relationships, parent-child relationships, and marital relationships; more specifically, the social and emotional development of children and how they are able to regulate emotions in the context of the family. In 2012, she received a University of La Verne … Read More

Dr. Carol Morecki-Oberg is a professor of Special Education and Coordinator of Field Work Experiences at the University of La Verne’s LaFetra College of Education. She particularly enjoys working with new special educators, and the energy and creativity they bring into the profession. Her publications include: Communiqué, Council for Educational Diagnostic Services, Fall 2006 “Alternative Assessment … Read More

Dr. Peggy Deal Redman is the Director of the La Verne Experience, working with undergraduate, graduate, and off campus faculty and staff to connect the values of the university to all student experiences at La Verne, both curricular and co-curricular. With 20 years of experience as Director of Teacher Education, where she trained teachers throughout California, she … Read More

Dr. Adonay Antonio Montes is an assistant professor of education at the University of La Verne. He is also the Co-director of the Spanish Bilingual Bicultural Certificate. Prior to joining the faculty at University of La Verne, Adonay worked as an elementary school teacher, middle and high school counselor. His research agenda encompasses working with diverse populations, … Read More

Dr. Janice Pilgreen is a professor of Literacy Education at La Verne and an expert in reading and writing development and comprehension instruction of text across multiple content areas. Dr. Pilgreen heads up a graduate reading program that offers the Reading Certificate, Reading and Language Arts Specialist Credential, and Master of Education in Reading – one … Read More