The Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation selected 11 partner university teacher preparation programs at 10 universities to administer the Charles Butt Scholarships for Aspiring Teachers. Raise Your Hand also works closely with these programs to identify, implement, and scale promising practices in teacher preparation. The 11 partner programs were selected based on evidence of strong practices in four core areas:
This a passionate, purpose-driven network of university-teacher preparation programs tackling two of the most persistent problems in teacher preparation to ensure ALL kids in Texas are taught by a culturally-competent, innovative teacher who is driven to continuously improve.
We are so excited for the new school year and the next year of mentoring! If you have not already, login to Chronus at www.raiseyourhandtexas.chronus.com to browse available mentors. Send at least one mentoring request by October 1st.
If you are staying with you mentor from last year, you should have already been reconnected under the 2020-21 connection plan.
New Scholars should have received an email prompting you to create an account on Chronus. If you did not receive this email, first check your spam folder for an email from email@example.com. If you still don’t see it email RaisingTXTeachers@ryht.org.
Contact RaisingTexasTeachers@ryht.org if you have any questions or concerns.