of the most accelerated and affordable certification programs in Louisiana
Rated Highly Effective for Teacher Quality
students taught by teachNOLA teachers
teachNOLA Teaching Fellows is consistently rated as a top teacher preparation program in Louisiana, offering teacher certification in a wide range of subject areas and grade levels. With training and preparation rooted in building strong relationships with students and the ability to deliver high-quality instruction, teachNOLA Fellows join school communities ready to play a critical role in providing all students an excellent education.
Developing and Supporting Diverse Talent
Why New Orleans?
Bring Learning to Life in a City That’s Larger Than Life
Learn about teachNOLA, our students, and our unique educational community. Complete an online application to indicate your interest in teachNOLA and share your background and experiences, and submit a recorded interview to showcase how your talents will shine in the classroom.
Throughout the 5-week summer training experience, learn core teaching skills such as engaging students, managing a classroom, and instructional delivery from experienced coaches and teachers. Practice those skills with students in a local summer school classroom and with your peers while receiving coaching and feedback.
Begin teaching in the fall, leading a class of your own students, and earning a full teacher’s salary and benefits. Continue building your skills with coaching tailored to your individual needs and one year of coursework culminating in certification.
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Meet Our Staff
Program Director & teachNOLA Alum
Senior Program Manager
Senior Manager, teachNOLA Alum