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Elizabeth Tertell M.Ed. CAS

Elizabeth Tertell

Part-time Faculty

Liz has worked in the early childhood field for over 40 years. Her undergrad and graduate work are in ECE, and her post graduate work at Pacific Oaks College is in human development with an emphasis on anti-bias curriculum. Starting as a classroom teacher, Liz has also directed, trained, and consulted for early childhood programs nationally and internationally. Liz has taught adult learners at a number of colleges including Pacific Oaks, Columbia College and Erikson Institute. Liz is currently a Visiting Professor at Lewis University. She has provided professional development and workshops for teachers, parents, professionals and students at a variety of local, regional, and national conferences, including work in Beijing and Ghana. Liz has written and published work on reflective practice in inclusive classrooms, culturally sustaining environments, and children’s rights in the classroom.