Elizabeth Smith

Elizabeth Smith

Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Education
School of Education New York

Elizabeth Smith



Personal Quote

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
John Quincy Adams

Licensures and Certificates

  • New York, School District Administrator Permanent
  • New York & Connecticut, Reading K-12 Permanent
  • New York & Connecticut, Elementary pre K-6 Permanent


EdD, Fordham University Graduate School of Education, New York, New York, 2009
Educational Leadership & Policy

Professional Diploma, Fordham University Graduate School of Education, New York, New York, 2000
Educational Administration & Supervision

MS, Pace University, White Plains, New York, 1995
Curriculum & Instruction

Elementary Certificate Program, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1991

BA, Fordham College/ Rose Hill Campus/ Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1977
American Studies

Research and Creative Works

Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

Taking it to the streets
[Nonfiction - Print Journal] Educational Leadership journal

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ED 630: Hmn Dvlpmnt in School Context
ED 631: Educational Psychology
ED 640: Secondary Mthd: Learn to Teach
ED 650: Rsrch/Thry in Dvlpng Literacy
ED 656: Literacy in the Content Area
ED 670: Trends & Issues in Special Ed
ED 679: Practicum in Special Education
ED 690: Teacher as Researcher
ED 691: Stdnt Tchng in Chldhd Classrm
EDG 601: Social Foundations
EDG 602: Adolescent Development
EDG 606: Learning Environments
EDG 610: Methods in Inclusive Settings
EDG 617: Inclusive Literacy Assessment
EDG 626: Ltrcy Mthds for Dvrs Pop (K-6)
TCH 204: Chld Dvlpmnt in Cntxt of Fmly
TCH 211: DASA Workshop
TCH 215: Understanding Tchng & Learning
TCH 301: Edu II: Undrstndng Lrng & Tchg
TCH 302: Introdctn to Special Education
TCH 306: Crtng Dvlp App Lrning Ex & Env
TCH 310: CPD Field Experience-Childhood
TCH 310: Emergent and Early Literacy
TCH 312: Fldwrk I in Erly Childhd Sett
TCH 314: FldwrkI:Field Exp. in Child
TCH 350: Topic:CPD Field Experience
TCH 410: Teaching Literacy Methods
TCH 440: CPD Field Experience:Childhood
TCH 475: CPD Field Experience: Adlscnt
TCH 475: Spcl Ed in Secondary Settings
TCH 490: Language Arts & Children's Lit
TCH 498: Sprvsd Stdnt Tchng & Sem
UNV 101: First-Year Smnr Unvrsty Cmmnty

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • New York State Reading Association
  • ASCD
  • International Literacy Association