Ray Gen,
Ed. D.


Mailing Address:
214 Main Street, #227
El Segundo, CA 90245

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Technical Expertise

El Segundo Unified School District

English Department Chair
Curriculum Specialist

El Segundo, CA
Fall 1991 - Present

High School Courses

Loyola Marymount University
Adjunct Professor
Spring 2004 - Present

Loyola Marymount Courses

El Segundo Education Foundation's Summer Academy


Pepperdine University
Adjunct Professor
Fall 2004 - 2016

Dissertation Chair
Comprehensive Exam
Ethics and Technology

Chapman University College
Adjunct Professor
Manhattan Beach Campus
January 2003 - Fall 2008

Chapman Courses

Azusa Pacific University
Adjunct Professor
September 2003 - 2005

APU Courses


Technology Trainer / Consultant

Trained teachers and students in the use of technologies such as web authoring, web mapping, FTP, email, digital cameras, electronic communications, newsgroups, digital video,  technology design and planning
Fall 1997-present

ADTECH Virtual Academy
Developed curriculum and plan. Taught American Government and Economics online
Fall 2001 - 2004

Virtual High School
Taught online high school class on Folklore and Mythology.
Fall 2000 -Spring 2001

Fuller Theological Seminary
Pasadena, CA

Graduate Teaching Fellowship: Greek Language;

Academic Advisor

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Pepperdine University

Doctor of Education, Educational Technology
Culver City, CA
April 2002

Doctoral Dissertation (pdf)

Loyola Marymount University

Teaching Credential

Los Angeles, CA
Spring 1991



Fuller Theological Seminary

M.A., M.Div.

Pasadena, CA
Spring 1989

California State University, Stanislaus

B.A. in Sociology
Turlock, CA
Spring 1980

Teaching Credentials

Professional Clear Single Subject in
English (exam)
Social Studies (exam)


Clear Certificate of Completion of Staff Development


Quality Matters Program



TPA 4 Assesor

PowerSchool University
2002, 2003





English (former chair), Language Arts, Social Studies, Technology, Journalism



PowerSchool SIS Administrator

I have teaching experience in Presentation, CD-ROM, Web Authoring, Digital Publishing, Digital Movie,  Digital Camera, Internet, Curricular Software, many, many applications.

Training and Expertise

Quality Matters Program, WASC Training,
Constructivism, Diffusion Theory, Learning Theory, Activity Theory, Leadership, Management, Design, Change Theory, Futures, Planning, Ethics, Human Resources, Research and Analysis



Online Teaching for Low-Tech Teachers
Available on Amazon

Community College Journal of Research and Practice
"Progenies in Education: The Evolution of Internet Teaching" Vol 26, No 10, Dec 2002

USDLA 2000  "Technology and Multiple Intelligences: The Praxis of Learning Intelligences in the Classroom"

Contributor to 
Tomorrow's Children 
by Dr. Riane Eisler

CUE Nov-Dec 1999
"Learning, Technology and Multiple Intelligences"


Related Experiences



El Segundo Education Foundation

Summer Academy Director

El Camino College

Board of Trustees
Elected 2005 - 2013

Advisory Council Legislation (ACL) for the Community College League of California (CCLC)
Fall 2009 - 2013

Advisory Council Educational Services (ACES) for the Community College League of California (CCLC)
May 2006 - Fall 2009

Pepperdine University

Graduate Assistant
Culver City
Spring 1999

Facilitate technology and virtual experiences for Masters and Doctoral students.

El Segundo Unified School District

Curriculum Specialist -
Educational Technology
2003 - present

English Curriculum Specialist
El Segundo, CA
Summer 1998

Conference Speaker

California League of Schools
Annual Conference - Feb 2016

California League of Schools
Tech Conference - Fall 2009

National CUE Conference -
Spring 2009

National Journalism Conference - Spring 2006, 2007

National CUE Conference 2006

ASTE (Alaska Society for Technology in Education) 2005
Featured Speaker

TechED 2004

National CUE Conference Spring 2003

National Journalism Conference - 2003

ADEC (American Distance Education Consortium) 2002

TechED 2002

TechED 2000 

National Journalism Conference - 2000

National CUE Conference Spring 2000

National CUE Conference Spring 1999

National Journalism Conference - 1998

UCLA Writing Program - 1999

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Los Angeles Most Inspirational Teachers

Coca-Cola's  Joseph B. Whitehead  Educator of Distinction Award
California Region

PTA Continuing Service Award

Education Technology Service Award from the ADTECH Consortium.

California Student Media and Multimedia Festival for Illuminations CD-Zine

California Student Media and Multimedia Festival for Illuminations CD-Zine

Technology for Learning 
ADTECH consortium award winner,

National Scholastic Press Association's PaceMaker
Award for CD-Rom Magazine

Teacher of the Year

Los Angeles County Award

National Journalism Conference

National 3rd Place Newspaper Award

Los Angeles Most Inspirational Teachers Recipient


Amazing Kids.org

Illuminations CD-Rom


Jim Garza
El Segundo High School Former Principal

Recommendation available upon request

Dr. Geoff Yantz
Former Superintendent  of
El Segundo Unified School District

Recommendation available upon request


Dr. Candace Poindexter
Program Director
Loyola Marymount University

Recommendation available upon request

Bruce Auld
Former Superintendent
El Segundo Unified School District