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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Katherine Petta

Jeremiah E. Burke High School, Boston, MA
Senior Academy Team Leader
Katherine Petta, Ed.D., MEd, NBCT
Katherine is currently the Senior Academy Team Leader at the Jeremiah E. Burke High School, a Boston Public school. Prior to this leadership position, Katherine was an English teacher at the Burke for 15 years. In addition to her current role, Katherine works as a part-time New Teacher Developer and leads workshops around designing and implementing project-based learning experiences with her long-time friend and colleague, Chris Madson.

Katherine earned a B.A. in English and sociology from Fairfield University, a M.Ed from Boston College, and an Ed.D through the Leadership in Urban Schools Program at the University of Massachusetts Boston. She is a National Board Certified Teacher.

My Presenters Sessions

Thursday, August 24

8:00am EDT