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USC Rossier Graduate Jennifer Nelson Featured in Futures Magazine

Having logged more than 12,000 student teaching placements and nearly 1.7 million hours of fieldwork in 650 school districts, students from the USC Rossier School of Education are practicing what they learned. Jennifer Nelson (MAT ’11), a seventh grade English teacher at the Future Leaders Institute Charter School in New York City, is one of them.

MAT–TESOL Graduate Spotlight: Christopher Bankston

Master of Arts in Teaching ­– Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MAT – TESOL) graduate Christopher Bankston started a career in business and eventually decided to pursue his passion for teaching by enrolling in the MAT – TESOL program at the USC Rossier School of Education.

USC TESOL Advisory Board: Directional Plans for the Future of the Program

I graduated from the MAT – TESOL program while living and teaching in Korea. I was introduced to the USC Rossier community 6,000 miles away from the university’s Los Angeles …

‘Road to TEACH’ Documentary: Free Screening

USC Rossier is hosting a free, online screening of ‘Road to TEACH’ — a documentary that follows three students’ journey to answer the question “What does it mean to teach?”

USC Rossier Class of 2015 Graduation

Photos, videos and inspiring stories from USC Rossier School of Education’s 2015 graduation reception and ceremony.

MAT Graduate Spotlight: Eric Gulotty

Eric Gulotty is an MAT student at the USC Rossier School of Education and is graduating this May 2015. Gulotty is currently living in Taipei, Taiwan and teaching world history, geography, government and politics and economics at the Hsinchu International School. Below, Gulotty shares his experiences in the USC Rossier program, why he decided to pursue a teaching career and what the future holds for him.