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The Village features weekly short videos from faculty, students, and alumnae/i. Topics will include everything from new Graduate Program offerings to recommendations, tips, and tricks for educators in every stage of their career. No pre-registration required, just check back weekly to watch our new episodes.
Learn about how you can use a Master of Arts in Teaching degree in and out of the classroom.
Learn about the resources available to you to help finance your graduate education.
Learn about the reasons behind some high demand areas in education and why you should consider teaching them.
Neary discusses what she's been up to since graduation and how she's using her Master of Arts in Teaching, Teacher Leadership degree.
Heather Fuller, MAT Teacher Candidate, dicusses why she made the switch from engineering to teaching and how you can too.
A video featuring teacher leadership students interacting with the course instructor and four guest speakers in an online class.
Important experiences and insights about working with ELLs.
Nancy Gardner, MATL lecturer, talks about her web series on teacher leadership.
Videos and presentation materials are available on the pages for each session.
A conversation with Sonia Nieto. Sunday, October 15, 2017
An interactive presentation with Eduardo Samaniego-Amaya, Alicia Lopez, Dr. Marta Guevara and Grace Cornell Gonzales. November 5, 2017
Tips and stragies for novice teachers with Dr. Gwen Bass. Sunday, November 19, 2017
A presentation focusing on Latina/o Communities with Dr. Jennifer Matos from MHC and Dr. Edelina Berciaga from the Univ. of Colorado Denver. December 3.
Four educators share how they successfully used DonorsChoose.Org to fund specific projects in their classrooms. December 17, 2017
Organizational Tools for Teachers. January 7, 2018
A conversation about how teachers can lead from within the classroom. February 18, 2018
What you can do when you don't speak the same language as your students. March 18, 2018
Learn about resources to engage all learners. April 8, 2018
Featuring Barbara Madeloni, Awo Okaikor Aryee-Price and Lois Weiner. April 22, 2018.
A conversation about how white educators can talk meaningfully about race in the classroom. Sunday, May 6
Learn techniques for the elementary classroom. June 3, 2018
A discussion of student engagement through the use of information learning technology. June 17, 2018.
History of the Village
The Village began in 2017 and was co-hosted by former MAT Director, Bev Bell and MAT alum, Lily Eisermann. It’s original concept was to have presentations from experts in the field and virtual conversations about theory and practice, emergent and important issues in education, and to build community.
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