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teachHOUSTON - Changing the Face of Public Education Since 2007

teachHOUSTON is committed to producing outstanding high school STEM teachers, and is a partnership of the University of Houston College of Education, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and local school districts. teachHOUSTON emphasizes early and on-going field-based teaching experiences, while students work to attain a bachelor’s degree in STEM, and STEM teaching certification. teachHOUSTON also offers an alternative certification program for degree holders and career changers interested in entering the teaching profession.

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INSIGHT into Diversity Magazine’s Inspiring Programs in STEM Award
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    Attention NSM Majors!

    Keep your NSM major and get a teaching certificate! One Degree, Many Options!

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    Attention NSM and College of Technology Juniors and Seniors!

    Program with full scholarships for students interested in teaching in STEM and Social Justice.

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    Attention STEM Graduates and Those Working in STEM Fields!

    Nine-month program for alternative secondary STEM teaching certification with full funding available.

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Featured News

80% of teachHOUSTON Students Receive Scholarship Funding

  • Approximately $1.6 million in scholarships has been awarded to students in the program.
  • Over $6 million earned through grant funding has been allocated towards programmatic goals.

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Did You Know?

  • $59K +Houston-Area Starting Salary
  • 90%Graduates Entering Teaching
  • 69%Graduates Identified as Minorities
  • 250Graduates Currently Teaching

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University of Houston
Science & Research 2, Room 141
Houston, Texas 77204-5027