About Beverly Tate
Earning a B.A. and a M.A. from Pepperdine University, Beverly A. Tate is an educator with extensive experience at various levels of public teaching.
While a teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), she was selected and honored as a Mentor and Master Teacher as well as a Fellow of the Academic Council of Learned Societies.
She taught composition and literature. In addition, she taught in a humanities block which included English, history, and art.
Since 1996, she has been a professor in the English Department at Pasadena City College teaching courses in African-American Literature, Intercultural Communications, as well as Freshman and Developmental Composition.