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Our application is now closed for the Residency Placement Program.  To learn more about the program and who we are looking for, read below and be sure to submit your information through our interest form.

If you have already secured a placement/teaching role, please skip to the Apply button below. 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for talented, and committed teachers from diverse backgrounds who seek to make a positive impact teaching ALL kids, particularly in communities that have been most often denied educational opportunity.  The skills and  mindsets we look for include:

  • Readiness for the rigor of the Relay Teaching Residency Program
  • Commitment
  • Coachability
  • Ability to build relationships in diverse settings
  • Need to succeed

Note: Relay requires a 3.0 GPA to be eligible for the program.  If your GPA is between a 2.75 and 3.0, you can submit 2 recommendations to be considered.

If you are already hired, or will be hired, in a full-time teaching or teacher-in-residence role by the summer of 2018 or of you are a part of a teacher prep program (e.g., Teach For America), beginning in the summer of 2018, please submit your application.

How to Apply to Relay

Relay Residency Placement

Learn more about the Relay Residency Placement Selection process!