Partner Programs

We facilitate a robust network where innovative programs collaborate, share best practices, and partner with us to continuously improve their programs.

Teacher residency programs are, by definition, district-serving teacher education programs that pair a rigorous full-year classroom apprenticeship with masters-level education content. Residency programs uniquely serve this purpose, preparing teachers in district schools for district schools, so that teachers are prepared to be effective on their first day as teacher of record.

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Partners Nationwide

Through a highly selective recruitment process, residencies attract a diverse group of talent college graduates.

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Partner Location

NCTR Network Partners

NCTR Network Partners are located throughout the United States and serve students in dozens of school districts.

  • Clarkson University

    A partnership between Clarkson University and PK-12 public and independent schools located in the greater Capital Region of NY

  • East Harlem Teaching Residency

    A partnership between East Harlem Tutorial Program, East Harlem Scholars Academies and Hunter College School of Education

  • New York City Teaching Collaborative

    A partnership between New York City Department of Education, Brooklyn College, Hunter College, Lehman College, and St. John's University

  • NYU Teacher Residency

    A partnership between NYU Steinhardt and district and charter partners across the US that is dedicated to transformative and innovative teaching and learning.

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