Summer Teaching Academy

Participants in the Summer Teaching Academy will:

  • Teach an actual lesson to campers attending FDU’s Camp Discovery (grades 1 to 7)
  • Work in the School of Education’s state-of-the-art Prototype Classroom to create a multimedia presentation/podcast about their summer experience
  • Present their podcast

Students also receive a certificate of completion in recognition of their involvement.

To be considered for the program, interested applicants must:

  • Submit an application and two letters of recommendations
  • Have a GPA of 2.8 or better on a scale of 4.0
  • Write a short essay on why they want to be a teacher.

For more information please download the brochure for Summer Teaching Academy

Summer Teaching Academy

To Learn More

Contact Dr. Vicki Cohen, director of FDU’s School of Education for more information and an application:


Phone: 201-692-2525.

See Also

FDU's Peter Sammartino School of Education