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The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship at Rowan University
The Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields into teaching in high-need NJ high schools.
What kind of preparation for teaching do Fellows receive?
The full-time, cohort-based Master of Arts in STEM Education at Rowan offers rigorous disciplinary and pedagogical preparation, extensive clinical experience, and ongoing mentoring. Fellows' preparation takes place on the main campus in Glassboro, NJ and in southern NJ districts (Bridgeton, Glassboro, Gloucester City, Millville, Pennsauken, and/or Vineland). Coursework begins in May 2015, and should conclude during the Summer semester of 2016.
What is the full Fellowship package?
What commitment do Fellows make?
As part of their commitment to ensuring the success of students in high-need NJ secondary schools, Fellows teach for at least three years in a high needs urban or rural school district. Continuation as a teacher of record is contingent on the Fellow's completing the Master's program and obtaining appropriate NJ teaching certification.
Who can apply for the Fellowship?
Eligible applicants include current undergraduates, recent college graduates, midcareer professionals, and retirees who have majored in, or had careers in, STEM fields.
What qualifications are required of applicants?
A qualified applicant should:
What concentrations are offered within the Master's program at Rowan?
At Rowan, Fellows will earn our Master of Arts in STEM Education and, simultaneously, a NJ secondary teaching certificate in Mathematics or Physics
For more information or to apply online: http://woodrow.org/fellowship-page/ww-teaching-fellowship-partner-rowan/