Teacher Prep at MIT, Feb. 24, 2021 | MIT J-WEL

Teacher Prep at MIT, Feb. 24, 2021

This session is part of our new Teacher Education and Professional Development Webinar Series, where J-WEL members and the MIT community will come together to share their approaches to professional development for teachers.

Check the series page for more information on this and other sessions.

Teacher Prep at MIT

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. ET

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Webinar Description: 
In this session, Jennifer Gardony, Program Manager for the MIT Scheller Teacher Education Program, talks about the unique way that MIT prepares undergraduates for their teaching career. She will touch on some of the challenges inherent in this work, and how her team is able to make adaptations to overcome these challenges. She will also speak about how Scheller's relationship with other colleges and labs within MIT strengthens their teacher training program.

This webinar is free and open to the public.

Event Speaker


Jennifer Gardony

Program Manager 
Scheller Teacher Education Program

Jenny is excited to be the Program Manager at the Scheller Teacher Education Program. Prior to coming to MIT, Jenny taught in the Boston area for 10 years; in Cambridge Public Schools, Boston, and at the Community Charter School of Cambridge. There, Jenny served as a mentor for new teachers, a grade level leader, drama club founder, and even hosted a student teacher from STEP! Jenny earned her B.A. in Developmental Psychology from Tufts and her M.Ed. in Math Education from Cambridge College. Outside of work, Jenny loves baking, long walks with her dog, and spending time with her family.





Date & Time: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 09:00 to 10:00

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