Esteves School of Education

ESE Fall Retreat 2013 

Our mission is to to prepare highly effective leaders, educators, teachers, school counselors, and clinicians who support, encourage, and create learning environments that meet the learning needs of all students, who strive to include students with disabilities with all necessary supports, who value diversity, who are reflective, and who are knowledgeable about best practices..

NCATE LogoThe Esteves School of Education offers a variety of programs that are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), first in 2001 and more recently in 2007. Such accreditation is a formal recognition of the high quality and standards of preparation future teachers receive here at Sage.

Cassandra Palkovic"I have learned so much at Sage and all of my professors have been excellent. They are always there for you.  I know that I will be so well prepared as a teacher because of my wonderful experiences at the Esteves School of Education."
~Cassandra Palkovic, Childhood/Literacy Education

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Esteves School of Education Degree Programs
This provides the program of study, showing the specific requirements of each program, as well as a link that will allow you to email the program advisor. Program advisors will be happy to talk with you about the requirements, what background is required for teachers in New York State, when courses are offered, employment prospects, and other relevant topics.

Esteves School of Education Conceptual Framework
The Conceptual framework is a statement of the philosophy that drives all of the offerings of the Esteves School of Education. There is also a reference list and a bibliography of fundamental sources that guide our practice.

Access the Resources tab for information on certification guidelines. Email Carolyn Van De Mark at regarding the Sage Teach account process.

Contact the Esteves School of Education

Admissions Information: 1-888-VERY SAGE

Education Dean's Office: (518) 244-2326
Education Main Office : (518) 244-2313
Education Fax: 518-266-1391

Mailing Address:
The Sage Colleges
Esteves School of Education
65 1st Street
Troy, NY 12180