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Become a DCPS Mentor Teacher

Responsibilities


Mentor Teachers are K-12 teachers at schools in the DC area which have a partnership with the university. During a given GW semester, a Mentor Teacher will supervise a GW student’s visit to a partner school to observe and/or teach a series of lessons.

When GW students teach, Mentor Teachers will guide students to develop lessons based on a provided STEM lesson topic, and desired performance objectives which are guided by a Mentor Teacher’s own teaching goals and curriculum. A Mentor Teacher will review the final lessons that the students have created, and provide written feedback to adjust and improve their lesson before teaching in the classroom. The students, after developing these lessons, will then teach three (3) lessons at the school, as the Mentor Teacher observes the teaching, and gives a written evaluation to these students. Mentor Teachers will ensure that GW students are supervised at all times, and do not have any unsupervised access to any school students. Interested teachers should contact [email protected].

Mentor Compensation
 

GW will pay a Mentor an honorarium of one hundred dollars ($100.00) for each student a Mentor is assigned in a single GW semester. A Mentor shall not be assigned more than six (6) students, and will not receive an honorarium of more than six hundred dollars ($600.00), in a single GW semester. In addition, all first-time Mentors will receive a one-time honorarium of fifty dollars ($50.00) to attend the GW-sponsored training session that shall occur before a Mentor begins to work with any ttudents. GW will directly pay honorariums to Mentors at the end of each GW semester upon completion of services.

 

Partner Schools

 

DC Prep Benning Elementary Campus
100 41st St. NE Washington, DC 20019

A charter school in NE DC, DC Prep Benning Elementary Campus is home to PreK-3rd graders.

 

 

Burroughs Elementary School
1820 Monroe St. NE Washington, DC 20018
A public school in NE DC, Burroughs Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

Langley Elementary School
101 T St. NE Washington, DC 20002

A public school in NE DC, Langley Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

Miner Elementary School
601 15th St. NE Washington, DC 20019

A public school in NE DC, Miner Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

Smothers Elementary School
4400 Brooks St. NE Washington, DC 20019

A public school in NE DC, Smothers Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

DC Prep Middle School
701 Edgewood St. NE Washington, DC 20002
A charter school in NE DC, DC Prep Middle School Campus is home to 4th-8th graders. 

 

 

McKinley Middle School
151 T. St. NE Washington, DC 20002

A public school in NE DC, McKinley Middle School is home to 6th-8th graders.

 

 

Ballou High School
3401 4th St. SE Washington, DC 20032

A public school in SE DC, Ballou High School is home to 9th-12th graders. 

 

 

McKinley Technology High School
151 T St. NE, Washington, DC 20002

A public school in NE DC, McKinley Technology High School is home to 9th-12th graders. 

 

 

School Without Walls
2130 G St. NW Washington, DC 20037

A public school in NW DC, School Without Walls is home to 9th-12th graders. 

 

Brent Elementary School
301 North Carolina Ave. SE Washington, DC 20003

A public school in SE DC, Brent Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

Janney Elementary School
4130 Albemarle St. NW Washington, DC 20016

A public school in NW DC, Janney Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders.

 

 

Maury Elementary School
1250 Constitution Ave. NE Washington, DC 20002

A public school in NE DC, Maury Elementary School is home to PreK-5th graders. 

 

 

Oyster Adams Bilingual School
2801 Calvert St. NW and 2020 19th St. NW Washington, DC 20008

A public school in NW DC, Oyster Adams Bilingual School is home to PreK-8th graders.

 

 

Columbia Heights Educational Campus
3101 16th St. NW Washington, DC 20010

A public school in NW DC, Columbia Heights Educational Campus is home to 6th-12th graders. 

 

 

Jefferson Middle School Academy
801 7th St. SW, Washington, DC 20024

A public school in SW DC, Jefferson Middle School Academy is home to 6th-8th graders. 

 

 

Stuart-Hobson Middle School
410 E St. NE Washington, DC 20002

A public school in NE DC, Stuart-Hobson Middle School is home to 6th-8th graders. 

 

 

Dunbar High School
401 N St. NW Washington, DC 20001

A public school in NW DC, Dunbar High School is home to 9th-12th graders. 

 

 

Ron Brown College Preparatory High  School
4800 Meade St. NE Washington, DC 20019

A public school in NE DC, Rown Brown Preparatory High School is home to 9th-12th graders. 

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