Urban Teachers Part of New Teacher Prep Center Sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Urban Teachers is part of TeacherSquared, one of five Teacher Preparation Transformation Centers funded through a new initiative sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. TeacherSquared, led by the Relay Graduate School of Education, gives Urban Teachers the opportunity to work collaboratively with other effective alternative teacher preparation programs. The shared knowledge and access to best practices and resources will enable Urban Teachers to improve its work preparing high-performing career teachers for students in urban schools. For more information read "Gates Foundation Puts New Focus on Transforming Teacher Prep" in Education Week.