• 11377148_834810623280034_1193456442593526676_nBegins in August or in January – must be hired first in 1.0 FTE position in content area (at least 51%) approved to teach in order to begin the program
  • Is two years long, including a seven day summer session. (For Special Education Generalist endorsement, two summer sessions are typically required)
  • Participants are expected to attend all classes. Classes are held on Saturdays intermittently (average two Saturdays a month) through the two year period from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Includes mentoring. Each teacher is assigned a building mentor (through their school) and a field coach (through the program) to support one’s growth as a new teacher
  • Includes classroom observation/coaching activities
  • Includes a teacher education curriculum based on the Colorado Teacher Quality Standards and Elements
  • Application for program can be found under the Resources section