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:

Applications are CLOSED for 2014. The 2015 application will launch in October 2014. Pre-register in our application portal to receive a reminder email when the application season opens.


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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