Resources

"In the Field" Lecture Series

Research/Practice Partnerships are mutually beneficial collaborations between education researchers and practitioners in the field. This lecture series will focus on interesting and timely practices occurring in K-12 districts in the Central Valley. Discussion, thoughts, ideas, and questions are encouraged as we work to strengthen the Research/Practice Partnerships that make Fresno State a national leader in teacher preparation. (click here for flyer)

CSET Test Prep

Find study guides, including test content, practice test questions, score scales for written assignments, computer-based testing tutorials, annotated bibliographies, and test results explanations, as applicable. (click here for link)

Math & Science CSET Workshops

The Mathematics and Science Teacher Initiative (MSTI) at California State University, Fresno (funded by a grant from the CSU Chancellor’s Office) is pleased to announce the availability of FREE, interactive, online mathematics and science CSET courses and workshops! (click here website or flyer)

Math & Science Reimbursement of fees (CSET & CTC application)

The Mathematics and Science Teacher Initiative (MSTI) at California State University, Fresno (funded by a grant from the CSU Chancellor’s Office) offers CSET reimbursement in the areas of Math, Biology, Chemistry, Geoscience, Physics, as well as the Single Subject (including Foundational Level) math or science or Subject Matter Authorization (math or science). MSTI will also reimburse the CTC credential/authorization application fee, which can be over $100. Students will need to submit the invoice form and receipts to Alyssia c/o MSTI in ED 156 (drop off in ED 250).

Edjoin - Education Job Database 

Edjoin is a job database used by most districts in the State of California. To quickly search for jobs in the Central Valley, visit: www.edjoin.org then click "Job Search" then "Region Search" then "California" > this will bring you to a list of all counties within California. Clicking on each county will show you a list of all organizations (districts) that are hiring.

Fresno State Single Subject Credential Program Facebook Page

Visit @fresnostatesinglesubject and "Like" our page to stay current with job postings, conferences and other resources of interest to our single subject credential candidates. 

California Subject Matter Projects

A professional development network of nine subject areas, offering professional development for teachers and pre-service teachers. Click here to learn about each program: https://csmp.ucop.edu/home/programs 

  • The California Arts Project
  • California History-Social Science Project
  • California International Studies Project
  • California Mathematics Project
  • California Physical Education-Health Project
  • California Reading & Literature Project
  • California Science Project
  • California World Language Project
  • California Writing Project

Tuition & Financial Aid Information

Fresno State Tuition & Fees: http://fresnostate.edu/adminserv/accountingservices/money/tuitionfees.html

TEACH Grant: http://fresnostate.edu/studentaffairs/financialaid/grants/federal-grants/teachgrant.html

This is a great article on 4 Loan Forgiveness Programs for Teachers: https://blog.ed.gov/2017/01/4-loan-forgiveness-programs-for-teachers/

Financial Aid Advising & Contact Information: http://fresnostate.edu/studentaffairs/financialaid/contact-us.html