graduate of MTR, I am so appreciative of everything I learned during my
residency year. What I love about MTR
is that the learning does not stop after the residency year. You are a part of the program for the
following three years. You are connected even...
Memphis Teacher Residency trains residents according to three maturity areas for effective urban teaching: Cultural, Instructional, and Character.
Instructional Maturity 2.1 - High Expectations Definition: Setting feasible yet ambitious goals, both academically, behaviorally, and socially that will encourage students to outperform their presumed...
In the words of a graduate
from the first class of Memphis Teacher Residency, I can tell you that I had
multiple people tell me in my first year of teaching that I did not seem like a
first year teacher. I would always tell them that was...
I am constantly amazed by MTR’s leadership team.
Program directors and coaches at MTR model the confidence and humility
that they seek to build in the residents. Resident evaluations on the effectiveness of coursework and seminars
drive MTR’s growth as a program in the same way that coach...