In The News

Denver Teacher Residency is attracting local and national attention. Its groundbreaking, alternative approach to teacher training, which combines a year-long, in-classroom residency with master’s level coursework from the University of Denver’s Morgridge College of Education, focuses on preparing effective teachers for high-needs classrooms in Denver Public Schools.

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Diverse Educators with Diverse Professional Backgrounds

Do you want to know why career changers are seeking to become teachers? Find out why these two Denver Public Schools teachers decided to be in the classroom and make a difference.  Click here to see their stories.

Priority Application Deadline Approaching! Our next application deadline for DTR is March 19, 2017. Please submit your application for review no later than 12 am on March 19th. We look forward to evaluating completed applications and extending invitations to Demonstration … Continue reading

DTR looks forward to 2016/2017 application cycle!

Important Application Update for 2016/17 As Denver Public Schools gears up for the 2016/17 academic year, Denver Teacher Residency prepares to open our application cycle for the 2017/18 Cohort! We are very excited to find the very best individuals who … Continue reading


DTR alumni, Margarita Rodriguez-Corriere was interviewed by the Denver Post.  Check the link to read the complete story about her residency experience!!! Denver Post Interview

Want to learn more about Denver Public Schools’ Alternative Pathways into teaching?

At DPS, our desire is to have an excellent teacher in every classroom, led by excellent principals in every school, to help ensure that every child succeeds. If you seek a career that will enable you to positively impact the … Continue reading

Information Sessions for the 2016-2017 year

March 8, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - Information Session at Emily Griffith Campus

March 15, 2017 Information Session @ 5:30 pm at DU's Morgridge College of Education

Application Deadline: March 19, 2017

Information Sessions

Info Sessions 2016/17
  • Denver Public Schools
  • Denver University