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Alumni of the Month

Katherine Moran Villone

One of our alumni, Katherine Moran Villone, a '93 Elementary Education graduate and former MU field hockey player was selected in April 2015 from among 600 nominees in all 50 states to receive a 2015 "Life Changer of the Year" award, which honors school employees for extraordinary contributions to their communities.  Villone, is New Jersey's first winner in the four-year history of the contest, which names 10 winners each year and is administered by National Life Group, a financial services company based in Montpelier, VT.  Katherine is a 4th Grade teacher at Franklin Elementary School (Bergenfield School District).  

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Academy Series

Dr. Whitecraft was our presenter at this month's Academy Series: POGIL "Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning"  

Job Opportunities/Opportunities:

Job Opportunity:  Justice Works Youth Care has immediate openings for Certified Secondary Special and Regular Education Teachers.  If you have the qualifications and would be interesting in helping youth in the Williamsport, PA area please either access their website: or contact Ian Nutt at 570-567-4114. 

Altoona Area School District is actively seeking applications for a Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers.  If you are interested please contact Margaret McMinn (814)-946-8325.

The Lake and Peninsula School District in King Salmon, Alaska has the following opportunities for fall 2015,

  • 2 Elementary Openings
  • 1 High School Language Arts Opening
  • 1 Counseling Position 

Mr. Ty Mase, Superintendent is a Mansfield University Alumni, you may reach him on his cell at 907-469-0516 to schedule an interview. Mr. Mase explained that these positions are all located in very nice locations and would begin in August!

Fall 2015 hiring full time position at Pre-K Counts Aide, Stepping Stones Preschool at Warren L. Miller Elementary School.  Email a resume and letter of interest to DeeDee Rickard (

Western New York Application System: One application for online viewing by many school districts.

Alaska English Teacher Opportunity:

Job Opportunity: Spring Grove Area School District

Job Opportunity: New Mexico: Gallup McKinley County School District is seeking teachers to fill a BSE.SSH & BSE.MA position:

Job Opportunities:  New Mexico: Kirkland Central High School.  KCHS is looking for 2 gifted Teachers both teachers would monitor Gifted IEPs and be in charge of a caseload of students.  They would also teach the following classes: Video Production, Drama, journalism, Mock Trail, and Seminar.  Please contact Shawna A. Becenti, KCHS Principal at (505)-598-5881 ext. 11002.

Job Opportunity: Williamsport Area School District is anticipating 4 openings in the Special Education Department at the high school level: See Notice

Scholarship Opportunity for female Education majors entering senior year in 2015: Delta Kappa Gamma

Job Opportunity in Williamsport, PA with Blast for the extended school year program- Flyer

Long-term Substitution positions for Science Teacher, see opportunity!

Central Bucks School District in Bucks County is looking for recent graduates for substitute teaching positions with possible full-time positions see Substitute Teaching Posting.

Field Experiences & Certification

Field Experiences & Student Teaching

Teacher Education Field Experience Handbook

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Beth McClure, Admin Asst.

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