College of Education

Partnerships for Diversity

Connecting Teacher Candidates and Students Around the World

South Africa Teacher Assisting

  • COE faculty and South Africa’s Stellenbosch School of Education faculty collaborate in a six-week teacher assisting experience for teacher candidates
  • COE students participate in service learning two afternoons a week in a poverty-level township school

Puebla, Mexico Graduate Service and Learning Project

  • COE faculty partner with Mexico’s Universidad de las Americas faculty
  • COE graduate students confront Mexico’s cultural, social, political and economic issues prior to completing a service learning project

COST - Consortium of Overseas Student Teachers

COE students participate in a 7 - 9 week cross-cultural teaching placement at schools in 16 countries. Placement receiving locations:

  • Australia
  • Bahamas
  • Canada
  • Costa Rica
  • Ecuador
  • England
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • New Zealand
  • Scotland
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey

More information available on the COST fact sheet

Page last modified December 16, 2011