Startup programs must meet the following criteria before admittance to the RRP:
If you’re familiar with the basics of the Residency for Residencies Program and serious about transforming teacher preparation in your district, UTRU can provide your team the foundation and support necessary to launch an effective Urban Teacher Residency.
Successful Residency programs grow out of a strong collaboration between a high-needs school district, an innovative university and (often) a not-for-profit partner. One of these partners assumes the lead role for managing and delivering the program. Teams should have proven financial and managerial capacity and a track record of successfully implementing programs on a district-wide or citywide level.
To help us learn more about your program and your interest in Urban Teacher Residency United, please take a few moments to fill out the questionnaire below.
Please answer as many of the questions as possible. Be sure to convey your ideas and your passion in the final question at the bottom of this form.