Our Partners


During the Teaching Residency, HTF partners with school networks that have a proven capacity for developing and supporting teachers. Our 2019-20 partners are located in Boston, MA; Denver, CO; New York City, NY; and Oakland and Hayward, CA.


Becoming a Partner

School networks that meet the following criteria and would like to explore the possibility of partnering with HTF should contact Emily Hess, HTF's Fieldwork Administrator. 

  • Located in an urban setting and serve a diverse student population
  • Offer robust instructional communities, including a cadre of exceptional veteran teachers who can serve as mentors
  • Able to hire fellows at a reduced workload (2-3 courses in one academic preparation) during the teaching residency.  Fellows are at school for the full school day, and in their non-instructional release time, they should be
    • Observing colleagues
    • Engaging with students’ families
    • Debriefing observations
    • Reviewing student work, either individually or with colleagues
    • Reflecting on and annotating lesson plans
    • Working on HTF coursework, and
    • Participating in other professional development opportunities.