Ilene Foster has been the General Education Coordinator for CGU’s Teacher Education Program Single and Multiple Subject Programs since 2010. Dr. Foster brings a wealth of experience to CGU’s program. She has 34 years in the K-12 system teaching elementary grades K-6 and mathematics classes in the secondary schools. Ilene taught 14 years at California State University Pomona in their Teacher Education Department teaching math methods as well as coordinating their multiple subject programs, coordinating the Teacher Performance Assessment Program and many other responsibilities. Dr. Foster believes in hands-on learning and that every student has the right to an engaging and rigorous program that builds on their strengths and develops their weaknesses of both theory and practice.