About Courses4Teachers and University of the Pacific:
Courses4Teachers is an educational company, in affiliation with University of the Pacific, providing practical and motivating courses for teachers throughout the United States. Courses4Teachers has provided PreK-12 teachers with consistent, dependable, high-quality graduate-level professional development courses for over twenty-six years. The company office is located in Danville, California. The Courses4Teachers staff takes great pride in the quality of education and service they provide and value their strong partnership with the prestigious University of the Pacific. The Pacific main campus, located in Stockton, CA, is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the state of California; it has a reputation of high prestige and is known for quality in education. The graduate-level professional development credit provided by University of the Pacific is accepted by school districts throughout the United States. The University of the Pacific is accredited through the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Courses4Teachers and University of the Pacific share mutual goals in offering the utmost in high quality education and consistent professional courtesy and service.
About Karin Alexander, CEO/Executive Director, Courses4Teachers:
Karin is a native San Franciscan, a Lowell High School graduate. She graduated cum laude from UCLA, majoring in Education and Sociology. Karin has been a dedicated classroom teacher as well as a teacher of teachers. As a classroom teacher for over 30 years, Karin taught all grade levels, special needs and gifted programs. She has twice been awarded the title of Teacher of the Year. She is nationally published, an acclaimed motivational public speaker, and is regarded as an educational course pioneer, developing over 300 practical and innovative educational PreK-12 courses and programs praised by universities across the nation. Karin is also a respected political leader on educational issues that promote respect for teachers. Her name is synonymous with integrity, trust, and honoring teachers for all the extra work they do.