M.S. Child Development, University of La Verne
B.S. Child Development, University of La Verne
Patti Formica is the Induction Program Coordinator in the SES Teacher Education Department.Her professional experience has included a variety of areas in education from classroom teacher to school site administrator, teacher trainer, professional development provider, and university faculty. She served as a school-site administrator for 20 years at the elementary and secondary levels in Pomona Unified School District. She also recruited, hired and trained teachers and oversaw the BTSA Induction Program while working in the Personnel Services Department for Pomona Unified School District. She taught Hispanic Culture at Mount San Antonio College, Walnut as a part of a joint partnership with Pomona Unified School District and Mount San Antonio College to train teachers working towards Bilingual certification. Working with diverse student populations has fueled her passion to ensure that students have a school culture that allows them to flourish.