Application Deadline: November 27, 2016
Knowles Science Teaching Fellowship (KSTF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing new math and science teachers with professional development, resources and support to improve STEM education in our schools. We believe positive change in education should start with teachers, through leadership in the classroom and beyond. Our Fellowship helps new math and science teachers explore, test and refine new ways to connect with students and make an impact in their classrooms and schools.
The Fellowships provides teachers beginning careers in math or science teaching with mentoring and coaching, grant funds for professional development and classroom materials, summer stipends, and tuition reimbursement benefits.
To be eligible for consideration, individuals must:
- Have the capacity and determination to commit to teaching as their primary career;
- Have earned a degree in a major related to the mathematics or science discipline they intend to teach no later than September 1, 2017. This degree should have been earned no more than 10 years ago;
- Have earned or will earn a valid state teaching credential/certificate/license that enables them to teach mathematics or science in grades 9-12 in the United States no earlier than January 1, 2012 and no later than September 1, 2017;
- Be entering their first or second year as teacher of record during the 2017–2018 academic year.
For complete information about this opportunity, including how to apply, click here.