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Baltimore City Teaching Residency (learn more)


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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2871938
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: December 1, 2017
  • Starting Date: August 1, 2018

Job Description

Who We Are

We prepare exceptional teachers for the students who need them most –
those in our country’s most disadvantaged communities, where systemic
inequities and individual prejudices deny too many children access to a
great education.

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to learn how TNTP’s Teaching Fellows programs can enable you to
transform your academic and professional expertise into a high-impact
career as an outstanding certified teacher in Baltimore.

Program Overview

Baltimore City Teaching Residency provides an accelerated pathway into
teaching for accomplished professionals and recent college graduates who
aren’t yet certified as educators, but who possess the dedication and
content knowledge to teach in some of Baltimore’s highest-need schools.

You may have built a successful career, and now wish to give back as a
teacher. You could be an accomplished recent graduate who now wants to
share your passion for learning with Baltimore’s students. Whatever your
background, you believe that every student can achieve at a high-level and
will do whatever it takes to help them get there.

We are currently seeking outstanding candidates to teach critical-need
subjects, including science, math, English, elementary education, early
childhood education, and special education.

Benefits of Teaching in Baltimore

“I grew a lot as a first-year teacher, and Baltimore City Teaching
Residency played a key role in that. As a third-year teacher, I’m
already a literacy coach at my school” –

Matt Piwowarczyk, 2011 Resident

Trusted Program.
Since 2002, the Baltimore City Teaching Residency has trained more than
2,000 teachers who have helped transform city schools. Despite recent
progress, the need remains great – more than a third of students still do
not graduate on schedule. Principals and district officials appreciate
Residents’ talent and trust they will continue playing a key role in
ensuring that Baltimore students catch up to their peers.

Classroom-Centered Training:
Our training is radically simple: focused practice on key skills,
knowledge, and mindsets to get new teachers off to a strong start. Where
traditional teacher preparation leaves little time for hands-on
skill-building, our innovative training is centered around actual teaching
experience and focused practice on core skills, such as reflecting on
students’ values, experiences, and ambitions to create opportunities for
students to see themselves in challenging content that will prepare them
for success.

Certification that Counts:
We hold the highest standards for certification of any program in the
country. Upon graduating our program, Residents are recognized not simply
as certified teachers, but as having a proven track record of classroom

Full Salary and Benefits:
While pursuing certification, Teaching Fellows work full-time at a school
in the Baltimore City Public Schools district and earn a full teacher’s
salary plus comprehensive benefits. Once hired, you will be a full-time
employee of Baltimore City Public Schools and will earn the same starting
salary as any other
first-year teacher in the district


Eligibility Requirements

Baltimore City Teaching Residency is part of TNTP’s national network of
Teaching Fellows programs. Though our programs share a common mission, they
are as unique as the communities they serve.

Qualifications and eligibility for Baltimore City Teaching Residenc

  • :

    • Must have bachelor’s degree by June 15, 2018
    • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
    • Must be able to pass an FBI background investigation
    • Must not be a certified teacher
    • Must have a minimum 2.75 cumulative undergraduate GP

  • Qualifications, including minimum undergraduate GPA, vary by program.
    For program requirements in other locations, please visit our website.

    How to Apply

    Interested in becoming a certified teacher? Apply before our upcoming


    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
    Classroom Teacher > Bilingual Education
    Classroom Teacher > ELL / ESL / SEI / TESOL
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Algebra
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Calculus
    Classroom Teacher > Math: General
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Geometry
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    TNTP is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • TNTP Teaching Fellows Staff
    • Phone: N/A

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