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Center for School Partnerships and Teacher Certification

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Your educational experience comes alive with us...

The Center for School Partnerships and Teacher Certification is dedicated to developing future educators. This is done by providing unique hands-on experiences with public/parochial schools and their highly qualified faculty/staff who partner with SUNY Potsdam. Our staff continually offers one-on-one support and guidance to our teacher candidates.

The staff in the Center for School Partnerships and Teacher Certification are currently working remotely and we look forward to assisting you virtually.  Please email us at teachereducation@potsdam.edu and we will respond to schedule a virtual appointment with you. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you virtually.

Natalia Anapolis ’20

With a tank of air on her back and fins on her feet, Natalia Anapolis ’20 stepped into the Coral Sea off the coast of Australia. The scuba diving adventure was a completely new experience for her—foreshadowing her work in Australia over the next few weeks as she stepped into a classroom as a student teacher for the first time. Last fall, Anapolis spent 13 weeks Down Under where she got to explore the continent, while also completing her student teaching placement as part of her degree in childhood/early childhood education.

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Ivy Huber '19

After walking across the stage at Commencement in May, Ivy Huber ’19, a double major in middle/secondary English education and literature/writing, spent the summer teaching English to children in Italy. Now she’s back home to start her career as a sixth grade English teacher at Waterloo Middle School after successfully completing SUNY Potsdam’s teacher education program and two student teaching placements in St. Lawrence County.

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Elizabeth Hudson ’15

Elizabeth Hudson ’15 knew that she wanted to be a teacher from a young age. Her mother worked in education and now, after completing both her master’s and bachelor’s degrees at SUNY Potsdam, she is carrying on that family tradition.

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