Bookmark Mentoring in the Boston Teacher Residency Boston's homegrown training program places candidates in the classrooms of experienced mentor teachers for a full year. Residents say they're learning far more than they could in traditional student teaching. More to this story. Grace RubensteinFormer senior producer at Edutopia November 20, 2007 Related Tags: Teacher Development, All Grades The Apprentice: Derek Allen In the Boston Teacher Residency, Derek Allen and his mentor work as peers, learning side-by-side. Larger View The Apprentice: Nadirah Muhammad With her mentor's guidance, teaching resident Nadirah Muhammad eases into the role of educator one step at a time. Larger View Produced by Grace Rubenstein, photography by Gregory Cherin.© 2007 The George Lucas Educational Foundation. All rights reserved. Learn More About Teacher DevelopmentGiving Students’ Empathy Muscles a Workout Making Digital Communications Accessible Navigating Change: Tips From a Veteran National Board Aims to Certify 1 Million Comments (1) Sign in or register to comment Follow Subscribe to comments via RSS Posted 2/16/2009 9:47am Anonymous (not verified) Comments and video helpful. Honest presentation. Presenters were not trying to impress. Sign in to vote! Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?