Sarah Frenette

Director of Early Childhood and Elementary Programs
Visiting Instructor in Psychology and Education
Five College Teacher Licensure Coordinator

313 Reese Psych-Ed Building
Ext. 3300
Email: Sarah Frenette


  • B.A., Smith College
  • Ed.M., Smith College

Courses Taught

  • The Process of Teaching and Learning:  Developing Literacy in Early Childhood and Elementary Schools
  • The Process of Teaching Learning in Secondary and Middle Schools
  • Observing and Assisting in Inclusive Classrooms
  • Practicum Seminar on Teaching and Learning:  Early Childhood and Elementary Schools
  • Teaching Children Science

As the teacher licensure coordinator for Five Colleges, Inc., I work with students and faculty from Mount Holyoke, Hampshire and Amherst Colleges.   Some of my responsibilities include:

  • Advising students interested in pursuing teaching as a career
  • Identifying and overseeing practicum and pre-practicum placements
  • Developing relationships with area schools and administrators
  • Serving as a three-campus representative to the Massachusetts Department of Education