Noyce Mathematics Fellows: TeachDETROIT
2015 - 2020
Award: $1,427,463 - The Noyce Mathematics Cohort, TeachDETROIT will recruit and train 12 to 20 STEM majors each year at Wayne State University, with our community college partner, Henry Ford College. These candidates will become elementary and middle school math teachers in Detroit schools as part of an urban teacher residency program, and will earn the additional designation of elementary mathematics specialists. The grant also investigates the specialized knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to be an excellent teacher for high-poverty children of color in Detroit schools.