|Career Partnership with Kansas City Teacher Residency|
City Year is proud to partner with the Kansas City Teacher Residency so our alumni can continue to make a difference in classrooms and in the lives of students. This partnership reflects the shared visions and values of both organizations, and their belief that young people can keep students on track to graduate from high school and pursue post-secondary education. City Year strengthens an applicant’s competitiveness and chances for being selected for the Kansas City Teacher Residency.
Kansas City Teacher Residency (KCTR) is an innovative program that prepares aspiring teachers to become effective urban educators through an alternative route to teaching. By providing a mentor teacher, and master’s level coursework, teacher candidates will develop the necessary skills and certification to make a difference in the lives of urban students attending Kansas City’s highest needs public schools.
The City Year experience is a strong indicator of future success as a Kansas City Teacher Resident and serving a year with City Year strengthens an applicant’s application and chances for being selected as a Kansas City Teacher Resident.
Benefits offered by the Kansas City Teacher Residency
· City Year corps members and alumni should highlight their City Year experience on their resume and indicate their affiliation with City Year under the appropriate section of the online application.
Application Deadlines for the 2016-2017 Program
Spring: March 11, 2016; Late Spring: June 1, 2016 (if spots are still available)
To Contact Kansas City Teacher Residency
· Contact Charles King, Executive Director, at 816.932.1255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that all admissions decisions are made by Kansas City Teacher Residency. Corps members and alumni interested in the residency program must complete the full application process.