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!
This year’s mentorship program will launch on August 28th! On this day:
– New Scholars will be able to make a profile
– All Scholars can browse available mentors
If you are staying with you mentor from last year, you should have already been reconnected under the 2020-21 connection plan.
Contact RaisingTexasTeachers@ryht.org if you have any questions or concerns.