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Teacher in Residence Program

The Teacher In Residence program is a great opportunity for individuals with a bachelor’s degree to transition to a K-12 teaching career. Should you meet someone and think they would be a great candidate, please encourage them to attend the Teacher In Residence Orientation. They can register at

Upcoming Teacher-In-Residence Program Orientations

Rio Salado’s Teacher-In-Residence (TIR) intern program provides a
convenient and cost-effective way for students and working professionals
with a bachelor’s degree to transition into a K-12 teaching career. Through
paid employment opportunities in the classroom, students can earn an
income while completing the certification coursework. The program can
be completed in two years and is available to Arizona residents only. 

Virtual Orientation Dates:

October 26, 2022

November 8, 2022

November 21, 2022

December 6, 2022

December 19, 2022

Place: Virtual Orientation link and instructions will be provided after registration has been completed.

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


Attendees will learn about:

·       Teacher-In-Residence Program requirements

·       Program expectations and support


·       Registration process



Visit Rio Salado’s TIR web page or call 480-517-8140 for more information.