TNTP Teaching Fellows

Subject Areas:

Early Childhood, Spanish as a Foreign Language

Detailed information about eligibility and requirements is available here.

Program Stats:

  • DC Teaching Fellows launched in 2001
  • 168 Fellows in the 2012 cohort
  • 1,250 Fellows trained to date
  • 211,000 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 DC?

DC Teaching Fellows are part of one of the nation's boldest movements in public education. With student learning on the rise, DC is redefining what's possible in urban districts. More »

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Certification: TNTP Academy

Program highlights: DC holds very high standards for its teachers. DC Teaching Fellows can count on training and coaching designed to ensure that they meet that bar and excel in the classroom. More »

Our Approach

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Meet a Teacher

A former attorney in the Army JAG Corps, Brian finds “tremendous reward from helping kids learn” in his new mission as a Fellow teaching English language learners. Meet Brian Garfield »

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