DRK-12

 

MOREHOUSE COLLEGE DRK-12 PRE-SERVICE STEM TEACHER INITIATIVE

Dreams to Teach (DRK-12) broadens participation of K-12 and undergraduate minorities in STEM education by increasing African American male participation in STEM teaching. DRK-12 develops students into future pedagogical leaders who will not only teach classes but ultimately assume educational leadership roles.

GOALS AND PURPOSE

  • To produce well-prepared students for careers in secondary science and math teaching
  • To enhance the quality of instruction at Morehouse College
  • To recruit and retain Black males into teacher preparation and secondary STEM teaching careers

Eligibility Criteria

  • Citizenship requirements as defined by the NSF
  • Rising college sophomore or junior
  • A demonstrated early interest in STEM careers during high school matriculation
  • Show a potential for future professional success based on past accomplishments, communication skills, and articulated interests
  • Financial need

 DRK-12 Informational Pamphlet: DREAMS Brochure

 

Partnering School District:  Atlanta Public Schools District (APS)