Introduction
Teaching Interests
Research Interests
Educational Background




Charter College of Education

John Eichinger
Professor


Office: King Hall A2048
Phone: 323-343-6167
FAX: 323-343-5458
Email: jeichin@calstatela.edu



INTRODUCTION

I've been an educator for over 25 years, most of which was spent as a middle school teacher. Although I enjoy reading and outdoor activities, I spend as much time as possible these days with my newborn, identical twin boys (Wolfe and Bjorn).


TEACHING INTERESTS

My preferred areas of teaching are science instruction, and curriculum development at the K-12 level.


RESEARCH INTERESTS

My research interests include integrated instruction (science with math, art, social studies, etc.), effective classroom practice, student attitudes, and international comparisons of science curriculum.

Representative Professional Activities

Date

Publications/Presentations

January, 2003 Tabloid Science, The Science Teacher
2002-2003 Take-Home Science Kits, National Forum for Teacher Education Journal


EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D. Education 1990
Claremont Graduate University

Claremont, CA

M.S. Biological Sciences 1980
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Pomona, CA

B.S. Zoology 1975
California State Polythchnic University, Pomona

Pomona, CA


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