compensation: Per Year
employment type: full-time
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Apprentice four days a week with one of the best teachers in your residency school serving as a teacher resident in their classroom.
Learn within a cohort of peers with whom you will work all year
Complete all graduate coursework and licensure requirements to earn a Master's degree and a preliminary teaching credential within the residency year.
Grow your practice through one-on-one observation and dialogue with the Director of Teacher Residency.
Engage in critical conversations about diversity, equity, and inclusion with your mentor, instructors, and peers.
Residents receive priority consideration for a full-time position upon successfully completing the program.
Multiple Subject (K-8): To teach in an elementary self-contained, interdisciplinary expedition, or multiple subject middle school setting.
Single Subject (6-12): To teach English, Math, Science or Social Studies in either a Lodestar elementary school learning lab, or all schools in a middle or high school setting.
Special Education: Mild/Moderate in either self-contained or push-in/pull-out resource specialist roles.
High Priority will be given to candidates seeking credentials in hard to staff areas.
Currently these include: Single Subject Math, Single Subject Science, and Special Education.
All LCPS teacher residents are supervised by the Director of Teacher Residency for LCPS and Envision.
This is a year-long program including courses during summer 2020 and then throughout the school year residents are required to attend courses one day per week and apprentice 4 days per week following school building hours of 8am-4pm four days and 8am-5pm day per week. Exact graduate school calendar to be shared upon acceptance.
Residents are classified as full-time students, not school employees. A living stipend of $20,000 with no LCPS funded health benefits is available to all residents. Tuition for Alder GSE is $18,000 and most residents are eligible for federal grants and loans to cover some to all tuition costs. Tuition assistance scholarships will be awarded to some residents after assessing need and scholarship fund availability.