What are Teacher Residency Programs?
Publisher: Washington, DC: Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic
The School District of Philadelphia began its teacher residency program in the 2016–2017 school year to attract teaching candidates of diverse backgrounds, improve teacher retention, and ultimately produce improved outcomes for students. This fact sheet summarizes characteristics of existing teacher residency programs and related research.
Mid-Atlantic Regional Educational Laboratory: Building Partnerships to Improve Education Through Research and Technical Support
U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Evaluation