Language, Learning and Leadership


The Department of Language, Learning and Leadership in the College of Education at Fredonia prepares high quality, highly qualified candidates for certification in the areas of Literacy, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, and Educational Leadership. The department also supports all of the teacher certification programs on campus by offering state of the art courses in child and adolescent development, educational psychology, and educational research. We firmly believe that all students can learn, and we are committed to the preparation of teachers who maximize student learning.


Dr. Cindy M. Bird, Chair

Faculty (2017-2018)

Adjunct Faculty (2017-2018)

  • Carrie Davenport
  • Linda Finn
  • Mary Galac
  • Bradley Karpie
  • Karen Kondrick
  • Linda Prechtl
  • Mary Stahl
  • Rock Vallone

Programs Leading to a Masters of Science in Education (MSEd.)

Programs Leading to a Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS)

Programs leading to a Master of Arts (MA)

Department of Language, Learning & Leadership, College of Education

E262 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3702
(716) 673-4664 fax