TNTP Teaching Fellows

Subject Areas:

Bilingual Education (Spanish), Biology, Chemistry, Math, Physics, Science, Special Education

Detailed information about eligibility and requirements is available here.

Program Stats:

  • Chicago Teaching Fellows launched in 2006
  • 96 Fellows in the 2012 cohort
  • 777 Fellows trained to date
  • 109,000 students reached to date

Upcoming Events and Deadlines:

Application Deadline:
April 28, 2014


Why Chicago?

Chicago Teaching Fellows are at the forefront of an ambitious effort to transform schools and meet the diverse needs of students in the nation's third-largest district. More »

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Certification: TNTP Academy

Program highlights: Chicago Teaching Fellows benefit from unparalleled support as new teachers, with deeply relevant coursework and personalized training lasting through your first two years. More »

Our Approach

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Meet a Teacher

Alex considered teaching abroad, but realized she could make a bigger impact in Chicago. Five years later, she loves teaching her students and mentoring the next generation of Fellows. Meet Alex Axell »

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