Teacher Summer Institute has ended
Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
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Marjorie Pita

Boston Public Schools
Dual Language Teacher Leader
Marjorie is the Dual Language Teacher Leader at the Rafael Hernández School, the first dual-language program in the city of Boston and in Massachusetts. She started her career as an educator when she became a Kindergarten Italian teacher in Panama City.  In Boston, she previously served as a Humanities Middle School Spanish teacher and most recently as a bilingual Pre-K teacher for the Rafael Hernández School. Marjorie has worked as an Associate Lecturer at the University of Massachusetts Boston where she taught a course on language development and literacy for graduate students and supervised future, Early Childhood Educators, in their practicums throughout the state. She is in her second year of supporting the Boston Public Schools educators of color bilingual pipeline (BE/ACTT) as a co-facilitator and mentor for the Bilingual Early Childhood and Elementary cohorts.