Free Admission to Philadelphia Zoo for Certified Teachers working in PA, NJ, DE or MD School Districts

Attention Certified teachers/principals:

If you are a certified teacher or principal currently working in a school district in PA, NJ, DE, or MD  you can get free admission to the Philadelphia Zoo this summer (M-F) if you sign up with the Teacher Pass program by July 10th. For more information, go to

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DSCEC Professional Development Event for Students and Alumni

Attention School of Education Students:

The Drexel Student Council for Exceptional Children (DSCEC) is hosing a Professional Development event,  

Supporting Teachers who Serve Struggling Readers 

Thursday, May 14 at 6:00 pm

Room 004 – One Drexel Plaza

(3001 Market Street — enter from Market Street entrance)

 Paul Edelblut, Vice President of Education Solutions at Learning Ally, will discuss Learning Ally’s approach to supporting students with print learning disabilities and how these elements align with the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) Knowledge and Practice Standards. Components for both students and teachers leading to dramatic improvements in student outcomes for struggling readers will be reviewed. 

 If you can’t attend in-person, please think about attending online via Adobe Connect:

Login:       password: drexel

 Please contact the SoE’s Program Director for Special Education, Dr. Lori Severino ( or (215) 571-3851) if you have an questions. The DSCEC members hope to see you there!


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Belmont Charter School – looking for 7/8th grade Science Teacher

Belmont Charter School is looking to hire a  7th/8th grade science teacher for the upcoming school year. Candidates who are finished with their certification program and are looking for full-time teaching opportunities  can send their resume to  

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Summer Term Applications for EDEX Field Placements or EDUC 604 Lab Practicum due by May 22

Dear Students

Please be advised that if you will be enrolled in a Special Education or TESL course that requires (EDEX) field placement or lab practicum(TESL course EDUC 604) for the summer 201445 quarter you will be required to complete the appropriate Field Placement Application (see Academic Year Field Placement Application) and submit clear updated clearances to the Field Placement Office and your advisor no later than May 22, 2015.

If you have any questions please contact your Advisor. 


 Field Placement Office Team

One Drexel Plaza

Room 111

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Volunteers Needed- Summer Enrichment Camp – Philadelphia Montessori Charter School

The SoE is working with Philadelphia Montessori Charter School (PMCS) for a summer enrichment camp, “PMCS Summer STEAM.” The camp will focus on literacy, science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Please consider donating to the cause via Donors Choose in any amount you feel comfortable — Search “Preventing the Inevitable While Building Community” at If you’re willing to volunteer any amount of time during the camp, contact Larry Keiser, at the SoE — (215) 895-6770. The camp will run Mondays – Thursdays, June 23 – July 16, 2015 from 9am – 2pm.

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