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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Jodi Schmidt

Boston Public Schools
Art Teacher
Jodi Schmidt has been teaching Elementary Art since 1997. She currently works as a teaching artist for the COOL Schools program run by Very Special Arts Massachusetts in the Boston Public Schools. She also works in the Boston Public Schools as an Art Teacher. In 2005 Jodi was awarded Elementary Art educator of the year, and in 2012 she was awarded Friend of Art Education. She is also on the planning committee for Roslindale Open Studios. Her own art is in the mediums of collage and illustration.