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Professional Development School Partners

The College of Education at Bowie State University provides pre-service interns powerful and unique field experiences in Professional Development Schools (PDSs) in partnership with BSU. Pre-service interns aspiring to become professional educators are provided:

  • Year-long internship (a minimum of 100 days) in a PDS in partnership with BSU;
  • Opportunity to work in classrooms with experienced mentor teachers;
  • Opportunity to participate in inquiry groups and plan action research with mentor teacher and University faculty;
  • Use of technology;
  • Hands-on training in completing an electronic-portfolio, required by all pre-service interns;
  • Opportunity to participate in literacy workshops.

        Pre-service interns in teacher education programs at BSU are highly qualified and sought-after graduates. Upon successful completion of a program of study, interns are certified to teach. All pre-service interns must complete field experiences in a PDS arranged by the director of field experiences.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL STAFF

Eva Garin, PDS Coordinator
Lynne G. Long, Director of Field Experience

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOLS

Prince George's County

Bowie High School
Drewanna Bey, Principal
Sarah Green, PDS Site Coordinator
301-805-2607

Oaklands Elementary School
Audrey Briscoe, Principal
Jan Oosterhous & Dawn Wine, PDS Site Coordinators
301-497-3110

Marlton Elementary School
Valerie Gifford, Principal
Jan Rosenau, PDS Site Coordinator
301-952-7780

Northview Elementary School
Jason Simmons, Principal
Susan McBride, PDS Site Coordinator

Tulip Grove Elementary School
Brian Baudoin, Principal
Shannon Landefeld, PDS Site Coordinators
301-805-2680

Vansville Elementary School
Tom Smith, Principal
Mya Harper, PDS Site Coordinator
301-931-2830

Chapel Forge Special Center
Elyse Hurley, Principal
Laura Downey, PDS Site Coordinator
301-805-2740

Anne Arundel County

Crofton Meadows Elementary School
Janine Robinson, Principal
Jennifer Gleason, PDS Site Coordinator
410-721-9453