The application for the 2020-2021 school year is now OPEN.
The 7th Cohort will also prioritize applicants interested in teaching in STEM based content areas (Math, Sciences, Technology, Engineering), bilingual, and elementary education.
Individuals interested in teaching content outside of these areas are still encouraged to apply.
- Hold an undergraduate bachelor’s degree?
- Seek a master’s degree?
- Believe that education is (one of) the largest Civil Rights issues of our generation?
- Have a desire to transform teacher education?
(or) Are you:
- A working professional seeking a career change?
- Committed to transforming urban education, social justice and education in Dallas?
- An advocate of innovation?
What makes a great teacher? Are you ready to transform teacher education? Why are urban schools across the nation (and in Dallas), facing constant challenges? 20 years from now, how will your career choices define you – what impact will you have made?
If any of the bullet points and questions above resonate with you, read on … Dallas Teacher Residency may be for you.
Much research has supported the fact that the classroom teacher serves as the single greatest “in-school” factor in impacting levels of student academic achievement. We are looking for individuals that aspire to become the true catalysts driving change throughout our partnering urban school districts.
Education has arguably become, the civil rights issue of our generation, and if you are up for the challenge, you have the unique opportunity to impact North Texas children – and play a significant role in developing our next generation of city leaders.
Dallas Teacher Residency seeks individuals that are committed to not only making a difference in the lives of their students, but a demonstrated drive to become leaders and innovators in the field of education. Dallas Teacher Residency is searching for individuals that challenge the status quo, those whom possess a never-ending curiosity for continual learning, and those with a true desire to transform the way in which society views and approaches urban teacher preparation.
If you fit any of these descriptors, and you aspire to be a career urban educator, we hope you choose to apply to Dallas Teacher Residency. We are interested in prospective teachers who want to commit to 3 years of teaching in our partnering school districts serving low income communities and diverse student populations.
Dallas Teacher Residency is committed to ensuring that urban teachers are provided with the necessary tools and support necessary to be successful in urban schools, teaching urban school children. To learn more about the admissions criteria and application process, please visit our APPLY NOW page on our website.
Please fill out the prospective program resident questionnaire for Dallas Teacher Residency updates, in addition to more detailed information on the application process.