What do we do?

The College of Liberal Arts, Undergraduate Education Field Placement Office provides students with guidance in their educational journey, specifically before, during, and after their pre-practicum and practicum student teaching placements. We identify and secure field placements within schools connected with their interests in their educational licensure program or educational explorations. We continually explore new schools and maintain partnerships with administrators and teachers to enable students to gain classroom experience in preparation for their future professions.

When are we available?

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm.

Where can you find us?

Many University staff are working on a hybrid schedule. For now, email is the best way to start contact with us. Check below for our contact information.

Why would you contact us?

To secure a classroom pre-practicum and practicum field placement. Students will complete an education field placement application to share their specific classroom preferences and curriculum interests. The team will secure a variety of unique experiences and support is available and provided throughout their time at Lesley University.

How do you contact us?

Please email:

Cheryl Haberman, Director of Undergraduate Education Field Placement haberman@lesley.edu

Julie Patel, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Education Field Placement jpatel4@lelsey.edu

Questions
Where do I find an education application that connects with my education course?

Reach out to your advisor. If additional guidance is needed, please contact us.

When do I learn about details for my pre-practicum field experience?

At the start of the semester, the field placement office will present details during a field placement orientation.

Can I return to the same school where I attended?

We encourage new and diverse experiences to help you gain a well-rounded educational experience.