California State University Northridge
Dr. Ivan Cheng 
Department of Secondary Education
Office: (818) 677-6791
Fax: (818) 677-2582

Welcome to S ED 511!

The class syllabus and content standards are available
at the links on the right.

Course content is available at

The textbook for this class is Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques That Put Students on the Path to College
by Doug Lemov.

Another highly recommended book is Shouting Won't Grow Dendrites: 20 Techniques for Managing a Brain-Compatible Classroom
by Marcia L. Tate.

One more highly recommended book is The First Days of School by Harry Wong.

For more from Harry Wong go to
for nice tips on classroom management!

Also, check out Brokers of Expertise for a variety of resrouces and discussions in all subject areas.

Definitely check the links at Other Useful Sites!

Also, don't miss the Teaching Tips site <NEW!>!

Finally, here's a nice article entitled "Celebrating Diverse Minds" by Mel Levine.

Course Syllabus @ Google Site

Student Teaching Handbook 2011

PACT Information

PACT Materials

Preliminary Teaching Event Handbook

Student Teaching


Credential Office

Credential Information

Content Standards and Frameworks

Brokers of Expertise

!!!Links to Other Useful Sites!!!