image1

Additional Program Information

Additional Program Information

TEAChStrong Academy is a selective program with a cohort of 20 to 30 associates. In order to join the program, associates must have the following minimum requirements. 


  •  Completion of a Bachelor's Degree in a Math or Science related field 
  • No prior teaching experience as teacher of record in a K-12 classroom 
  • Completion of M-DCPS employment application (see link in Apply Now). 
  • Commitment to full six-week summer academy 
  • Commitment to teach in a M-DCPS high-need secondary school
  • Commitment to taking and passing all sections of the General Knowledge Test (GKT) and applying to the FLDOE for certification prior to full-time (FT) hire – not required for acceptance to program


Associates who successfully complete this six-week program and have met all M-DCPS pre-employment requirements, will be hired into full time teaching positions with the District. 



How do I apply?

Applicants must apply through TeacherMatch to be considered. Please click on the link below to access application. 


Deadline to apply: May 8th, 2020