Practicum Placements of Nazareth Students

The School of Education's Field Placement office places Nazareth University students in many urban schools. Such placements provide an opportunity for students to learn about effective teaching methods in urban environments.

Professional Development for Teachers

The Frontier Center for Urban Education provides professional development opportunities and workshops for preservice and inservice teachers.  See the list of activities outlined in Events and Annual Lecture

Partnerships with Rochester Schools

Students from Nazareth University are engaged in projects and activities in many schools within the Rochester City School District, such as providing literacy support and development, supporting school initiatives, and mentoring.

Other Ways Nazareth Supports Urban Education

Teacher Workforce Initiatives Office

Nazareth's Teacher Workforce Initiatives Office, another effort in the School of Education, supports urban education by:

  • Providing funding for eligible Nazareth students pursuing teaching degrees.
  • Providing professional development and support to increase the quality and quantity of educators prepared to teach in high-need urban schools.

Teacher Workforce Initiatives »