Program Experience

June 22, 2021
Effective teacher preparation includes a curriculum that values and prioritizes community. The mantra, “it all starts with community,” undergirds the...
Three students work on laptops as an NYU Teacher Resident supports their learning.
April 1, 2021
In today’s dynamic education landscape, teacher preparation programs must respond to current events, new research, and importantly, students and families...
NYU Steinhardt faculty leads for Special Education Tamara Sewell and Shane-Anthony Smith are pictured alongside two hands with a heart.
March 17, 2021
The need for special education teachers is vast. Fourteen percent of public school students receive special education services (NCES 2018)...
NYU Teacher Residency alum Lorraine Zhong
October 12, 2020
The NYU Teacher Residency includes a Participatory Action Research (PAR) project as a major component of the immersive residency year....
Lorraine Zhong, San Francisco Unified School District
June 16, 2020
We have all been stretched beyond our comfort limits during this pandemic, whether that’s learning how to remain connected without...
February 11, 2020
During the one-year master of arts in teaching and school-based residency, teacher residents are coached, instructed, mentored, and supported by...
Teacher and students reviewing work
January 13, 2020
The NYU Teacher Residency is structured to immerse teacher candidates in the art and science of teaching. This includes everything...
"hello" word cloud
March 18, 2019
“Language is identity. Language is important to people.” Dr. Heather Woodley, professor of TESOL, bilingual education and foreign language education...
Photo of a resident teacher from West Side Academy High School in Syracuse, NY.
March 7, 2019
Imagine learning a new profession and being connected to an expert in that profession: someone who can guide you through...
A teacher resident leading a class outdoors
December 21, 2018
This is the final post in a series on the benefits of choosing a teacher residency. In the first post,...