Your inspiration and passion.

Proven leadership and training.

Creating strong teachers for students.


home-imageBecome a Seattle Teacher Resident and get the tools needed to be an effective teacher in the classroom, a generous stipend, a Master’s in Teaching degree from the University of Washington, and the opportunity to change the lives of students in diverse communities in Seattle Public Schools.

Whether you’re an undergraduate student preparing to get your Master’s degree in education or a professional changing careers, we encourage you to apply to become a STR Resident. Our mission: to accelerate student achievement through the preparation, support and retention of a group of exceptional teachers in Seattle Public Schools whose diversity reflects the demographics of their students. Together we can make a difference.  Join us.