Theme: Public Education
Age Group: Elementary
Teacher candidate will have the opportunity to observe and be a part of the classroom. There will be opportunities to work with students one on one as well as in the presentation style (small groups) used in Montessori classrooms. There will also be many opportunities for the teacher candidate to develop ad explore ideas within the safety of the classroom. This is the time to try fresh ideas and pursue your interests and passions with the students.
Teacher candidates will be working within the public school system in a specialized program of choice. We have two primary divisions and two intermediate divisions within the school. This is an excellent opportunity to learn more about this unique educational program.
The placement would be in a primary (grade 1-3) Montessori classroom. The teacher candidate will have the opportunity to learn more about the Montessori philosophy and methodology and see it in action. This opportunity will allow you to become familiar with the program and also take away unique teaching strategies that can be applied in any classroom setting.