Partnership Schools

The MIT program has a number of partnership schools that contribute to the preparation of teachers, each of which plays a unique role. They include, but are not limited to:

Seattle Public Schools

  • Beacon Hill Elementary School
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities
  • Maple Elementary School 
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities
  • Ingraham High School
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities

Shoreline School District

  • Echo Lake Elementary School
    Echo Lake Elementary School provides a classroom for the MIT program so that prospective elementary school teachers can have ready access to K-6 classrooms for observation and practice. Classroom teachers at Echo Lake often teach in the program or demonstrate strategies in the context of their own classrooms.
  • Shorewood High School
    Shorewood High School teachers provide classes in methods, curriculum and assessment in specific high school subject areas.

Highline School District

  • Academy of Citizenship and Empowerment
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities
  • Global Connections High School
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities
  • Odyssey: The Essential School
    Focused observations and student teaching opportunities