Redefining the Classroom

Teacher interns eagerly hit the classrooms

Posted: December 21st, 2012

CLASS OF 2013B – Lake Superior State University teacher interns - ten elementary education students, and six secondary education students - take a break from on-campus work for an impromptu class photo with Sault Ste. Marie's International Bridge as a backdrop. This semester's cohort has seven Canadian students. Out of nine Michigan student teachers, five are placed in downstate schools; four are in the Sault Area Schools. LSSU student teachers complete a full semester of teaching experience under the mentorship of effective K-12 classroom teachers, with support and coaching provided by university supervisors. In front, left to right, are Chad LaRowe (Howell, Mich.), Tyler Lorenzo (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.), Brandiss Ward (Traverse City, Mich.), Kaitlyn Fitzpatrick (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.), Ashley Hoath (Sault Ste Marie, Mich.), Katherine Hempstead (Petoskey, Mich.), and Cassandra Marin (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.). Back row, left to right: Jonathan Morrison (Sault Ste Marie, Mich.), Joshua Kunanec (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.), Mary Boike-McCloud (Sault Ste Marie, Mich.), Matthew Carter (Big Rapids, Mich.), Stephanie Evans (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.), Heather Patushak (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.), and Angela Bruni (Sault Ste Marie, Ont.). (LSSU/John Shibley)

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CONTACT: John Shibley, e-mail, 906-635-2314; Tom Pink, e-mail, 635-2314; Donna Fiebelkorn, Director of Teacher Education, e-mail, 635-2728.