M.A. in Human Development from Pacific Oaks College, Pasadena
B.S. in General Biology from San Diego State University, San Diego
Early Childhood Certificate from Saddleback Community College
Mary Homma just recently joined Saddleback College in January of 2010. She teaches in the Child Development Department. Prior to joining Saddleback College she taught preschool for twelve years in Orange County. Recently she taught elementary school for six years in the Capistrano Unified School District specializing in a collaborative kindergarten class that mainstreams children with special needs. Her hobbies include traveling with her husband and two children to Europe. She also enjoys attending jazz and classical concerts.
She will be teaching CD 101 on campus this fall.
The required texts are:
CD 101 - Early Childhood Education Birth-8, California Edition by Driscoll and Nagel,
ISBN 0-558-59857-9 (Can only be purchased in the Saddleback Bookstore, this is a custom CA edition).
Basics of Developmentally Appropriate Practice by Copple and
Bredekamp, NAEYC 2006, ISBN#1-928896-26-X