Worcester State University


The Center for Effective Instruction

Our Purpose

The Center for Effective Instruction (CEI) at Worcester State University exists to help develop and provide professional development for teachers and administrators.


Our Mission

In cooperation with teachers and administrators, the Center will offer courses and programs to assist with professional development, re-licensing, and graduate degrees.


Our Programs

The Center for Effective Instruction has collaborated with school systems and alliances to provide courses in the following areas.


·         Building Principalship

·         Pre-School Education

·         Early Childhood Education

·         Subject Content and Instructional Strategies for Elementary, Middle, and High School Teachers

·         Teaching as a Second Career

·         License as an Administrator

·      RETELL Sheltered English Immersion (SEI)



Center for Effective Instruction Advantages


·         Credit-bearing Graduate Courses

·         PDP’s

·         Individual Attention

·         System and School Based Programs



Contact Us

For further information, please contact:


                       David Roach, Director
                       Phone: 508-929-8788 or droach@worcester.edu

                       Patricia Martin, Program Manager
                       Phone: 508-929-8366 or pmartin6@worcester.edu

                       Dona Edwards, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 508.929.8873 or dedwards@worcester.edu


The Center for Effective Instruction is located on the 4th floor of the Administration Building at Worcester State University, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602.

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