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    The Human Resources Division develops and administers certificated and classified personnel activities for the ACOE. We support the employment needs of ACOE departments and districts within Alameda County by providing employee recruitment, credentialing, employment skills testing, and employee retirement services and training assistance.

Areas of Work

  • Credentialing Services

    The Alameda County office of Education's Credential Department serves as a liaison to the Commission on Teacher Credentialing and those that need assistance navigating credentialing requirements.

    Certification & Exam Services

    We provide certification exams for typing speed, Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Publisher.  We also provide examinations and certifications for Instructional Assistants. A CTC-approved US Constitution exam is offered once a month.

     Leadership Development Program

    ACOE Clear Administrative Credential Class of 2017
    ACOE Clear Administrative Credential Class of 2017

    A primary responsibility and charge of the ACOE Human Resources Division is to provide ongoing support to our 18 client school district Human Resources departments in the area of leadership development and Human Resources.

    ► Professional Development

    • Supervision and Evaluation
    • Effective Communication
    • Hiring Practices
    • Increasing Employee Capacity
    • Trust Building
    • Emotional Intelligence Guidance
    • Decision Making Processes
    • Critical Conversations
    • Path to the Principalship
    • Resilience

    Contact Shaun McElroy for more information.

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  • Contact Us

    Shaun McElroy

    Shaun McElroy
    Executive Director
    Cell: (925) 989-2116

    Alma Carino

    Alma Carino
    Administrative Assistant, Confidential
    (510) 670-4248

    Margaret daSilva

    Margaret daSilva
    Senior Human Resources Specialist
    (510) 670-4202

    • Certificated Recruitments 
    • Employment Verification
    • Internal Transfers
    • Employee Onboarding
    • Classified School Employee of the Year
    Shirley Lam

    Shirley Lam
    Human Resources Specialist
    (510) 670-4221

    • Certificated Evaluations
    • Annual Notification
    • Summer School
    • Employee Offboarding
    • Healthcare Stipends