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TEACH Grant Program

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides federal grants of up to $4,000 per year to eligible students who agree to teach in a high-need field for four years at an elementary school, secondary school, or educational service agency that serves students from low-income families and. For more information, please go to, You may also see Ms. Jan Johnson in University Hall, Suite 1160.

Articles on Diversity in the Teacher Workforce

Ferlazzo, L. (2015, September 17). Response: How universities are recruiting more teachers of color [Blog post]. Retrieved from

Robinson, J., A. Paccione, F. Rodriguez (2003). A Place where people care: A case study of recruitment and retention of minority-group teachers. Excellence and Equity in Education, 36, no. 3. 

Lucas, T. & Robinson, J.J. (2003). Reaching them early: Identifying and supporting prospective teachers. Journal of Education for Teaching, 29, no.2.

Lucas, T. & Robinson, J.J. (2002). Promoting the retention of prospective teachers through a cohort for college freshmen. The High School Journal. 86, no. 1.

Teacher Education Professional Organizations

Scholarship Websites

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