Penn GSE

Teacher Education Program

Penn GSE has a long history of preparing visionary teacher-leaders and being committed to social justice. Our Teacher Education Program provides the solid academic and professional mentoring necessary to transform our students into effective urban educators.

We offer a:

  • full-time, ten-month, master’s and certification program
  • small, selective cohort
  • selective admissions
  • professional education supported by research and grounded in practice
  • faculty of practitioner-scholars
  • full-time mentored student teaching experience in selected community-based schools
  • curriculum infused with technology for instructional use
  • focus on assessment strategies, which are directly addressed in courses and in special assessment modules

 Our graduates are educational leaders – educators who are committed to student success, advancing the practice of teaching and promoting educational equity.