become a GREAT URBAN TEACHER with breakthrough COLLABORATIVE

Chelsea Rivas Lynch joined Urban Teachers in 2013 and Teaches in DC.

Chelsea Rivas Lynch joined Urban Teachers in 2013 and Teaches in DC.

Adrian Tapia JOINED URBAN TEACHERS IN 2015 AND TEACHES IN Baltimore.

Adrian Tapia JOINED URBAN TEACHERS IN 2015 AND TEACHES IN Baltimore.

Breakthrough is one of our founding partners! We consider your experience to be one of the best ways to prepare for success with us. Urban Teachers seeks passionate individuals who are ready to make a lasting difference for students living in low-income communities.  

With our clinical approach and year-long residency as part of our master’s curriculum from the Johns Hopkins University School of Education, Urban Teachers provides 1500 hours of classroom experience to train you to become a highly-effective teacher before you become a teacher of record. You can select your content area to get certified in:

  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary English
  • Secondary Math
  • Special Education
  • English as a Second Language

You'll benefit from three years of one-on-one coaching and school placement. Round that out with a lifelong AmeriCorps membership and corresponding awards towards the cost of tuition, and you have all you need to thrive! We even have PRAXIS/PACT test study materials financial assistance.  Join us!

Check out this video that features Breakthrough alum Therese Franco, alumna of Breakthrough Norfolk who is a teacher in DC. We hope you'll join us!

 

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