The Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline is grounded in social justice and works to cultivate and sustain innovative, resilient, and effective educators for urban schools and their communities.
Over 80 courses at ISU focus course content on our partner urban communities with embedded clinical immersion experiences in Chicago.
A four week immersive fellowship that includes classroom experience in CPS summer programming, a community-based internship, professional development, guided reflection, and residency with a host family.
With year-long or semester-based options, ISU student teachers in Chicago are afforded opportunities to live in community-based housing and work in after-school programs.
The Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline and its partners are dedicated to helping graduates find teaching positions in Chicago.
New teachers are offered mentoring with professional development throughout the school year with opportunities for to network and enhance teaching and learning in the classroom.