The team at Kansas City Teacher Residency is dedicated to emphasizing the importance and maximizing the effectiveness of education in urban environments. By setting a higher standard of excellence for everyone involved in the journey of education in Kansas City, from teachers to principals, to students, we believe we can transform the lives of Kansas City kids for the better.
Brandie Newman, Ed.D.
Director of Program Continuum
Kia Turner, Ed.D.
Curriculum and Program
Director of Curriculum and Program
Operations, Accountability, and Talent
Director of Accountability and Operations
Talent and Placement Manager
Communication and Operations Manager
Richard J. Thompson
AmeriCorps Impact VISTA
Education Pioneer Fellow
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To learn more about applying to be a resident, donating or becoming a partner, call KCTR today at (816) 298-5660.