MAT Elementary Education: Jewish Day Schools Concentration Year at a Glance

Summer I (June-July 2019)
  • Teaching in Jewish Day Schools Seminar (4 sessions)
  • Foundations of Education Ed 264A
  • Teaching and Learning Reading ED 107a
  • Teaching Mathematics ED 262a
  • Field Experience in Waltham Public Schools
Fall (Aug-Dec 2019)
  • Teaching in Jewish Day Schools Seminar (monthly)
  • Jewish Education Elective (either fall or spring)
  • Fundamentals of Teaching ED 267a
  • Special Education: Teaching Students who have Moderate Disabilities Modules ED 260
  • Psychology of Student Learning ED 157b
  • Teaching English Language Learners ED 175A
  • Pedagogy & Curriculum of Literacy and Social Studies ED101a
  • Professional Seminar for Field Internship ED 265A -1
  • Pre-Practicum Internship in Jewish Day School (18-21 hours/week)
Spring (January-May 2020)
  • Teaching in Jewish Day Schools Seminar (monthly)
  • Jewish Education Elective (either fall or spring)
  • Teacher Research ED 266A
  • Special Education: Teaching Students who have Moderate Disabilities Modules ED 260
  • Fundamentals of Teaching ED 267b
  • Inquiry Based Science ED261a
  • Reflective Seminar ED 263b
  • Field Internship ED 265b
  • Practicum Internship in Jewish Day School (5 Full days/ week)
May-June 2020
  • Teaching in Jewish Day Schools Seminar (monthly)
  • Teacher Research (13 sessions) ED 266A (continued)
  • Special Education: Teaching Students who have Moderate Disabilities Modules ED 260
  • Supplemental Practicum: Additional Certification for teaching students who have Moderate Disabilities OR are English Learners OR Alternative Subject-Specific 'mini-placement' (5 full days/week)
Summer II (June-July 2020)
  • Teaching in Jewish Day Schools Seminar (4 sessions)
  • Teacher Research (13 sessions) ED 266A (continued)
  • Special Education: Teaching Students who have Moderate Disabilities Modules ED 260