Just 1 in 10 of our African American eighth graders are proficient in math.
Mastering basic math skills - dividing numbers, measuring area, or reading a graph - is critical to finishing school and having the opportunity to attend college. In a nation founded on principles of equality, Nashville's schools have not delivered on the promise of an equal education for all. Learn More >
Who We Want
Are you ready to take on the greatest challenge of your life?
Years of research have shown that when it comes to raising student achievement, nothing matters more than the quality of the teacher at the front of the class. We're looking for exceptional, dedicated individuals who will become effective long-term teachers in Nashville.
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Apply for our Summer 2013 Program
We are no longer accepting applications for our Summer 2013 program. If you would like to apply in the future, our Summer 2014 application will be available this fall. Please keep an eye on www.tntp.org/teach for more information.
Do you know someone who would make a great Teaching Fellow? Send us your referral today!