Field Placement and Professional Partnerships

Graduate School of Education Field Placement and Professional Partnerships

Supporting Lesley students in all aspects of early field and student teaching experiences.

Office of Field Placement

Liesl Martin, Director

Christina Jache, Assistant Director
Programs: Early Childhood, Elementary, English as a Second Language, Visual Arts

Erin Fitzgerald, Assistant Director
Programs: Special Education, Middle/High School, Instructional Technology, Reading Specialist

Frances Leighton, Field Placement Program Manager; Summer Compass

Mail: Graduate School of Education Field Placement Office, 29 Everett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Office: 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

Practicum Information Sessions This Fall

If you are an Initial licensure student in an early childhood, elementary, middle school, high school, special education, educational technology, or teacher of visual art program and are planning to do your student teaching/practicum in Spring of 2017, attend one of our practicum information sessions. No sign-up necessary: just show up with your questions. Held at University Hall, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA.

Monday, October 3, 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm University Hall 3-097

Thursday, October 5, 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm University Hall 4-033

Collaborative Internships: Complete Your Entire Master's Program in PreK-12 School

We are proud to partner with a number of participating schools to offer our distinctive Collaborative Internships program. This provides candidates with a full-time placement in a participating school, in which you are a resident for 14 months, completing your practicum in the final school semester. The program leads to a Master of Education degree and licensure in one of a number of areas. Applications must be made to the participating school and Lesley. Read more about this opportunity, see a list of participating schools »