Whether you're an aspiring teacher or already have years of experience in schools, Relay offers a program for you. Our graduate-level offerings include residencies, fellowships, master’s degrees, and certification programs.
For Aspiring Teachers
Do you want to see if teaching is right for you? Relay offers programs for college students and recent graduates to begin preparing for a career in education, including support finding a school placement for the Relay Teaching Residency.
For Teaching Residents
Through the Relay Teaching Residency, learn and practice proven techniques, apprentice with a great teacher, earn a master’s degree, and set yourself up for a great, long-term career in schools.
Relay's programs for current teachers help new and experienced teachers reach professional mastery in techniques that transform urban classrooms. We offer a Master of Arts in Teaching at most of our campuses, with a two-year curriculum that promotes student growth and achievement. Additional opportunities include alternative certification, special education, and character education programs.
At the National Principals Academy, the nation's most promising school leaders push their instructional leadership to new heights. During a one-year fellowship, district and charter principals continue their full-time work in urban public schools while they train with Relay's world-class leadership faculty and a cohort of diverse, high-performing peers.
Relay is proud to offer innovative online content to help educators across the globe improve and learn new skills. Courses are offered via Canvas Network and Coursera, providers of free, open-enrollment online courses.