The Rutgers/Community Leadership Center Teacher Fellowship Institute is for college seniors or recent graduates interested in entering the teaching field. The program is designed to prepare talented professionals with academic backgrounds in STEAM, Spanish, and English, who are interested in teaching in an urban environment with one of the best performing schools – LEAP Academy.  

Fellows under this program will receive an intensive training that includes face-to-face seminars, webinars and projects designed to improve the overall skill level as a beginning teacher.  As a fellow, you will receive support, exposure and coaching to enter a profession where you can make a difference in an urban setting.  The program places you on a track to excellence and provides you with a preferred opportunity to gain full time employment at LEAP Academy.