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 DevelopmentReview Overload and How to Keep Content Fresh How to Make IEP Meetings More Effective How Gaming Connects to SEL and Career Readiness Education Research Highlights From 2016 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?