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Santa Monica College|Academic Programs| Early Childhood Education / Education|Full Time Faculty

Full Time Faculty

Laura Manson
Department Chair, Education/ECE
Full Time Faculty 
ECE Grants Manager 

Bundy Campus, 317A

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
~Henry Brooks 

Think Good and it will be Good.
~Tzemach Tzedek

Yiching H. Grace, Ph.D.
Full time faculty

Bundy Campus, 317J

When you hold an infant, hold him not just with
your body, but with your mind and heart. -
~Magna Gerber

Our own life has to be our message.
~Thich Nhat

Gwen Dophna
Full Time Faculty

Bundy Campus, 317G

Quaere Verum

Gary Huff
Full Time Faculty

Bundy Campus  317C

“Whoever teaches learns in the act of teaching, and whoever learns teaches in the act of learning.”

~Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of Freedom (1998)


“Play is the highest form of research.”

-~Albert Einstein

Cathi Miller
Full Time Faculty

Bundy 317 G

"Education consists mainly in what we have unlearned."

~Mark Twain

"Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: 'I'm with you kid. Let's go."

~Maya Angelou