Volume 1: January 18, 2019

News from the Graduate Programs

New Course

X.EDUC 469: Models of Entrepreneurship in Education (1 credit) Today's challenges in education require creative, out-of-the-box ideas and entrepreneurial teachers are often best positioned to design and implement these solutions. In this course we will explore different models of entrepreneurship in education, including how it works within the contexts of working in classrooms and schools, in nonprofits, as authors and consultants, and in commercial endeavors.

Format: Dyamic hybird learning on-campus or online

Program Spotlight - English Language Learners

English language learners (ELL) is the fastest growing segment of the U.S. student population and qualified teachers are in high demand. At Mount Holyoke College we offer various avenues for interested candidates to study and gain qualifications in this exciting field. Options include: 

● Master of Arts in Teaching, Initial Licensure 
● Additional Licensure in English Language Learners 
● Global and Intercultural Education Institute (with or without licensure) 
● Differentiated Instruction Institute (with or without licensure) 
● TESOL Certification

Upcoming Events 

  • Sunday, February 17, 11 - 12pm: Second Careers in Teaching: STEM - ON CAMPUS 
  • Wednesday, February 20, 6 - 7pm: Second Careers in Teaching: STEM - ONLINE 
  • Monday, March 4, 8 - 9pm: Public vs. Private School Teaching - ONLINE 
  • Friday, March 15, 6 - 7pm: Public vs. Private School Teaching - ON CAMPUS 
  • Wednesday, March 27, 12 - 1pm: Online Application Walk Thru - ONLINE

Faculty Recommendations

Book Cover: “Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher” by Stephen D. Brookfield

Faculty Book Recommendation

“Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher” by Stephen D. Brookfield recommended by Ruth Hornsby.
Book Cover: “From Discipline to Culturally Responsive Engagement: 45 Classroom Management Strategies” By Laura E. Pinto

Faculty Book Recommendation

“From Discipline to Culturally Responsive Engagement: 45 Classroom Management Strategies” By Laura E. Pinto recommended by Gwen Bass.