Education Internships and Fieldwork

Wellesley provides its students with opportunities to engage in internships in public and private schools, child care centers, tutoring programs, and many other educational settings in the greater Boston area, throughout the country and abroad.

In the past years, students have completed internships with a variety of programs around the country and world, including:

Aga Khan High School in Kampala, Uganda
B.E.L.L. Foundation Program in Cambridge
Blackstone Elementary School in the Boston Public Schools
Boston Latin School
Breakthrough Collaborative
Children's Defense Fund
Criminal Justice Institute of Harvard University Law School
Framingham High School
Hunnewell School in Wellesley Public Schools
Hyde Square Task Force
MATCH Charter School in Boston
Mission Hill School in the Boston Public Schools
Lee Academy Pilot School in the Boston Public Schools
Open Circle
PBS Nova Science Series
Raising a Reader
The Urban Institute
U.S. Department of Education
Wellesley College Child Study Center
Wellesley Middle School
Wellesley Words on Wheels Programs in the Framingham Public Schools

For more information on opportunities for fieldwork please contact professors in the Education Department, or the internship office of the Wellesley Center for Work and Service.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Department of Education
Pendleton East 144
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Barbara Beatty
Department Chair

Jeanne Hicks
Administrative Assistant

Tel: 781.283.3232
Fax: 781.283.3701



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