Events

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Have questions about our program before you join? Here’s the place to get your answers, and other resources to help you along. In these info sessions, you’ll learn facts about our graduate program, cities we serve, and what it’s like to teach. View as many of these as you would like because we are growing rapidly, and there is always something new to learn.

Our next deadline is January 28, 2019.

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Upcoming Events

View Previous Info Sessions

January 28, 2019

Have questions about our program before you join? Here’s the place to get your answers, and other resources to help you along. In these info sessions, you’ll learn facts about our graduate program, cities we serve, and what it’s like to teach. View as many of these as you would like because we are growing rapidly, and there is always something new to learn.

Our next deadline is January 28, 2019.

Register

Urban Teachers Info Session for Family and Friends

January 24, 2019 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Do your parents want to know more about this program you’re considering? Is your sibling possibly interested in applying with you? Bring your family to meet our family so they can ask any questions they have during this info session.

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Urban Teachers Info Session

January 23, 2019 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Educational inequality is one of the most pressing civil rights issues of our time. Great teachers are the key to combating racial and socioeconomic inequality. Join this info session to learn more about our mission to prepare committed, highly effective teachers.

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Men in Teaching Info Session

January 17, 2019 at 2:00 PM PT / 5:00 PM ET

Many students don’t encounter a male teacher until they reach middle or high school. Teachers of both genders come with varying viewpoints and experiences they can share with students. Diverse experiences allow students to see how to conduct themselves in and outside the classroom. Urban Teachers wants more students to have that diverse viewpoint and we are welcoming more men to join our program.

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Urban Teachers Alumni Info Session

January 10, 2019 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Urban Teachers Alumni benefit greatly from completing their four-year commitment. Over the course of that time, they have been trained and instructed in urban schools, received one-one-coaching and mentoring, and built a solid and supportive network of peers. Join us for this info session to find out where our alumni are now, and what exciting things they’re doing.

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Meet Urban Teachers DFW Info Session

January 08, 2019 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Start your year by exploring a new career–in teaching. Learn about Urban Teachers by meeting some of their teachers and learn how they are impacting student achievement at DISD, Uplift and KIPP DFW.

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Priority Partners Info Session

December 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM PT / 9:00 PM ET

If you are a member or alumnus of AmeriCorps, Breakthrough Collaborative, City Year, Jumpstart, or, you’re just interested in how other volunteer and service year programs dovetail into our teacher preparation, join us for this info session.

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Faculty Meet and Greet Info Session

December 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Get to know our clinical faculty members from Baltimore, Dallas, and Washington, DC.

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Previous Events

Change Careers and Join Urban Teachers Info Session

December 03, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

At this info session, you’ll learn more about our graduate program and can watch and question a panel with some folks who changed their career to become urban educators with us.

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Urban Teachers Info Session

November 27, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Have questions about our program before you join? Here’s the place to get your answers, and other resources to help you along. At this info session, you’ll learn facts about our graduate program, cities we serve, and what it’s like to teach. Attend as many of these as you would like, because we are growing rapidly, and there is always something new to learn.

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Jumpstart – Coaching to Improve Teaching Practice

November 15, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

We supplement Jumpstart’s workforce development program to improve teacher quality by offering early educators a series of resources: training in classroom management and developmentally appropriate practice, professional coaching and support, and a pathway to educational advancement. By improving the quality of early childhood education in low-income communities, we help Jumpstart’s multifaceted workforce to close the readiness gap for children.

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Info Session for Bonner Scholars

November 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET

Each year 25 students are selected to make a four-year commitment to being active citizens. Bonner Scholars are matched with nonprofits, schools, and government agencies that align with their interests in social issues in exchange for financial assistance. In addition to the professional skills Bonner Scholars develop, they also participate in on-campus reflective exercises and educational programming to understand difference, power, and privilege; deepen their thinking about complex social issues; and prepare for active citizenship.

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