Provides funding for eligible Nazareth students pursuing teaching degrees.
Provides training and support to increase the quality and quantity of educators prepared to teach in high-need urban schools.
Details to come about TOC and Teacher Leader Quality Partnerships (TLQP).
Practicum Placements of Nazareth students
The office of Field Placement in the School of Education places Nazareth College 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, including:
Positive Classroom Behavior Workshop
Listening to Urban School Voices
Listening to Urban School Teachers
Listening to Urban School Parents
Partnerships with Rochester Schools
Students from Nazareth College are engaged in projects and activities in many schools within the Rochester City School District, such as providing literacy support and development, supporting STEM-focused initiatives, and mentoring.
In addition, the Frontier Center has strong relationships with charter schools in Rochester.