Full-Time Teaching Position and Equity Fellowship

Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity - United States

Full-time | Contract$60 a day

The Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity at the University of Arkansas is seeking passionate and resilient teacher leaders for their 2020-2021 Equity Fellowship. As an Equity Fellow, you will deliver culturally-responsive instruction that empowers all students to actualize their potential, thereby improving the educational landscape across the state of Arkansas.
The Equity Fellowship provides you with an opportunity to teach full-time while earning an online Master of Education in Educational Equity degree at no cost to you. With master’s level coursework, ongoing professional development, and personalized instructional coaching, you will accelerate student outcomes and improve classroom culture beginning the first day of school. At the Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity, we give you the training you need so that your students receive the education they deserve. If you’re ready to be the best for the students who need you most, apply for our 2020-2021 Equity Fellowship today.

Admission Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 on the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate coursework*
  • Admission to the University of Arkansas Graduate School
  • Payment of a $60 application fee
  • A valid teaching license*
  • At least 1 year of full-time teaching experience*
  • Employment in one of the Academy’s partner school districts for the 2020-2021 school year in one of our supported content areas including secondary ELA, secondary math, secondary science, special education, and elementary.
  • Ability to attend Equity Institute in July 2020

*Waivers may be available in exceptional circumstances

Program Benefits:

  • Fully-Subsidized Master of Education in Educational Equity Degree
  • Hands-on, Relevant Coursework
  • Personalized, One-on-One Coaching
  • Ongoing Professional Development
  • Positive, Supportive Cohort Model


Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • full-time K-12 teaching: 1 year (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Teaching (Preferred)