Joanne Rossi, Ed.D.
Dean of the School of Education and Leadership
Dr. Rossi comes with a professional background as an assistant principal, a classroom teacher, an associate professor, a reading specialist and a reading consultant. She is a published author and some of her titles include:
- Case Studies in Preparation for the California Reading Competency Test, five editions
- Portfolios in the Classroom: Tools for Learning and Instruction
- “Directors of Their Own Learning: A Reading Strategy for Students with Learning Disabilities.” Teaching Exceptional Children
Dr. Rossi continues to work with the California Commission on Teaching Credentials, the San Mateo County Office of Education and many schools and districts throughout the Bay Area. She has an Ed.D. in Administration and Curriculum from George Washington University, an MA in Reading from Catholic University of America and a BS in Elementary Education from State University of New York, New Paltz.