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Sandy McKeithan

Director Of Children Family Services at Kai Ming Head Start

Sandy McKeithan, MA has extensive experience in the field of early childhood education and development. Sandy has worked as a Director of Children & Family Services at Kai Ming Head Start since April 2021. Prior to this, they were a Consultant & Trainer at Intentional Strategies for Early Learning starting from February 2018.

From August 2019 to May 2020, Sandy served as a Teacher at Mountain View Parent Nursery School. Before that, they held various positions at Santa Clara County Office of Education, including Head Start Program Operations Manager from February 2015 to February 2018, and Head Start Professional Development Specialist from July 2014 to February 2015.

Sandy also gained teaching experience as an Adjunct Faculty in Child Development at Foothill-De Anza Community College District from April 2008 to June 2017. Sandy worked as an Early Childhood Education Specialist at STG International, Inc. from February 2013 to July 2014. Additionally, they were an Adjunct Faculty in Human Development at Pacific Oaks College from June 2012 to March 2014.

Moreover, Sandy taught Child Development as an Adjunct Faculty at Foothill College from April 2008 to June 2013. Sandy also served as Associate Faculty in Child Studies at West Valley College from September 2009 to December 2012, and as Adjunct Faculty in Early Childhood Development at Chabot College from June 2007 to December 2012.

Sandy McKeithan, MA, holds a Bachelor's degree in Child Development which they obtained from San Jose State University between 1987 and 1993. Later, they pursued further education at Pacific Oaks College and completed their Master's degree in Human Development from 1999 to 2003. In addition to their academic credentials, Sandy McKeithan has obtained several certifications to enhance their skills and expertise. Sandy became a CA Teaching Pyramid Authorized Trainer through WestEd in August 2015, and a PITC (Program for Infant/Toddler Care) Certified Trainer for Modules 1 & 2 in February 2015, also from WestEd. Furthermore, they obtained their CLASS (Classroom Assessment Scoring System) Pre-K certification as a Trainer and Observer from Teachstone in March 2012.

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  • Director Of Children Family Services

    April, 2021 - present

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