Kip Téllez, Professor

University of California, Santa Cruz

Selected Publications and Presentations
Find reprints here.

New Book! The Teaching Instinct: Explorations Into What Makes Us Human.

Course Syllabi
For current and past courses.

Go Slugs! ed


I am a Professor in the Education Department at UC Santa Cruz and a fellow of Stevenson and Crown colleges, as well as participating faculty in Latin American and Latino Studies. My Ph.D. (1991) is from the Claremont Graduate University.

My research interests include teacher education, second language instruction, equity pedagogy, and contemporary research methods.

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have a question related to UCSC's programs in education. Office hours and other contact information are listed here. My vita is here.


Links I Like

The Pragmatism Cybrary

National Association of Multicultural Education

California Council on Teacher Education

Teacher Education Quarterly

National Association of Bilingual Education

Mathematics and Language Literacy Integration in Dual Language Settings

Democracy has to be born anew every generation, and education is its midwife.

Education is the laboratory in which philosophic distinctions become concrete and are tested.

--John Dewey, The Need of an Industrial Education in an Industrial Democracy (1916) and Democracy and Education (1916)