Teacher Training in Kansas City

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Cohort Seven

Our model begins with a 1 year residency followed by a 3 year teaching commitment. Currently our Cohort 7 Residents are serving as AmeriCorps member in either Kansas or Missouri within mentor teacher classrooms at schools across the KC metro 4 days a week, while also attending certification and master’s level coursework 1 day and evening a week. Learn more about the Residency Model.

Ala Almusawi

AmeriCorps Missouri Member

 

Alesia Jackson

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Tolbert

 

 

Ashli Carter

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Brookside Charter School

 

Baleigh Jordan

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at KCIA

 

Brittany Bell

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at KCIA

 

Carolina Costa Candal

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Phillis Wheatley

Catalina Velarde

AmeriCorps Kansas Member / Resident at Eugene Ware

 

Celia Bigger

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Brookside

 

Chuck Allen

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Central

 

Ciara Breault

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Millenium

Courtney Ritz

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Melcher

 

Ebonie Gotow

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Ervin

 

Eddie Ramirez

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Southeast

 

Jayme Langhorst

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Brookside

 

 

Jordan Harris

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at KIPP

 

Kayla Williams

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Millenium

 

Lauryn Lewis

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Brookside

 

 

Lex Clark

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at KCGPA

 

Lillian Carr

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at KCIA

 

Melissa Fears

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Crossroads Prep

 

Michael Page

AmeriCorps Kansas Member / Resident at Eugene Ware

 

 

 

Rhocia Ibok

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Crestview

 

Sharita Wright

Resident at Crossroads Central 

 

 

TJ Hicks

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Northgate

 

Whitney Kinder-Lacey

AmeriCorps Missouri Member / Resident at Topping

 

Cohort Six

After completing our 1-year residency, members are then Graduates of KCTR. As Graduates, they serve as teachers of record in a partner school. Throughout their 3-year teaching commitment, Graduates continue to receive coaching to continue their development as highly effective educators in the classroom. Learn more about our program, or if you are ready to become a teacher, apply today!

A-Keyla Walker

Abby Munton

 

Alyssa Williams

 

Amanda Walker-Clark

 

Amber Creagh

 

Arden Ambrose-Winters

 

Ashli Irvin

 

Brooke Todd

 

Caleb Owens

 

Coni Mecham

 

Corey Wogalter

Curtis Bowen

 

Dana Haas

 

Deron Washington

 

Derrick Walker (Duncan)

 

Ebony Osby

 

Eric Chavez

 

Hannah Duff

 

Iten Bayoumy

 

 

Jen Lazenby

 

 

Jenee Wooten

 

Joe Eason

 

Johnny Gordon

 

Kayla Wohletz

 

Krystal White

 

Maya Coen

 

Morgan Wiley

 

Naomi Griffin

 

Nathan McCoy

 

Pamela Larson

 

Polly Yeates

 

Sarah Jordan

 

Sarah Mundy

 

Steven Seals

 

Teresa Root

 

Zainab Mohamed

 

Cohort Five

Members of Cohort 5 are currently in the 2nd year of their teaching commitment, and 3rd year with KCTR overall. Our Graduates serve in various schools across the metro as teachers of record. In addition, they continue to engage in coaching and professional development through KCTR programming. Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date on what our graduates are doing in the classroom!

Ashleigh Carr

Bailey Conard

 

Cassidy Elwell

 

Chris Bowie

 

Ciana Riggins

 

 

Cristina Linares

 

Corey Naeger

Cyrene Brown

 

Emily Vargo

Jaime Weeks

 

Jasmine Scott

 

Julie Brogno

 

Katie Barger

 

Kenda Taylor

 

Leanna Bales

McKynzie Inscho

 

Naomi Wiegand

 

Peter Sokol

 

Sarah Hill

 

Taylor Brown

 

Tiesha Ajiboye

 

Zachary Kuhn

 

Cohort Four

Members of Cohort 4 are currently in the 3rd year of their teaching commitment, which is their 4th and final year with KCTR. They continue to engage in coaching as they complete their teaching commitment in the classroom. Learn more about what coaching looks like and the impact it has through our blog. Interested in knowing more about the program? Check out our Residency Model page to learn more.

Anna Rassette

Ashley Gibbons Morris

Ashley Smith

 

Audrey Schuler

 

Brit Smeltzer

 

Brittany Benavidez

 

Chante Dean

 

 

Chinazom Okagbue

 

Danica Wilson

 

Hanna Arvidson

 

Julie McPike

 

Lauren Moss

 

Lilly Moss

 

 

Luz Duran

 

Missy Doolin

 

Morgan Strabo

 

Nickalas Collins

 

Norma Silva

 

Rebecca Piggee

 

Timothy Henderson Jr.

 

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If you’re passionate about setting a higher standard for education—whether through applying, partnering, or donating—please get in touch with KCTR today at (816) 298-5660 to learn more about our teacher training in Kansas City.

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