About Relay Chicago
Relay Chicago currently offers the following programs: Relay Teaching Residency and Master of Arts in Teaching.
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HIGH-NEED SUBJECT AREAS
Dean Mindy Sjoblom
As founding dean of Relay Chicago, Mindy Sjoblom oversees all aspects of teacher preparation in the Windy City. Before joining Relay, Sjoblom served as director of curriculum and instruction, then as principal, at Rauner College Prep. While she was principal, Sjoblom’s students earned the highest average ACT scores in the school’s history. Before that, she served as founding humanities teacher at the Crossroads School in Baltimore. Sjoblom, an alumna of Teach For America, earned an M.A.T. from Johns Hopkins University; her Certificate of Advanced Study from National Louis University, through the KIPP School Leadership Program; and her B.A. in political science from Butler University.
Get to know Chicago, Illinois.
ciTY POpULATION: 2.7 million
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) operates the nation's second largest public transportation system – serving the City of Chicago and 40 neighboring communities by rail and bus. Residents living in the city can easily get around without a car. The Loop or “L” is a series of train lines circling downtown that makes getting to and from major tourist attractions a snap. Learn more.
Training America’s next teachers: Sometimes they learn in the very schools where they’ll teach, Public Radio International
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Chicago, IL 60632