FALL 2018-2019 Recruitment


Fall 2018 Recruitment Timeline


Download the application. Complete the application and save a copy. Completed application transcript and 3 letters of recommendation can be emailed to application@aatf.org.

Application Eligibility


  • No earlier than the student's last year in a Teacher Education program (4th, 5th year, or last year of graduate school;

  • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program, OR

  • Must be currently enrolled in a graduate program; OR

  • Must be a recent graduate, not more than 2 years post-grad, planning to enroll in a graduate program;

  • Applicants must be working towards licensure in core areas (Elementary, SPED, Health/PE, Secondary English, Sciences, Mathematics, History/Social Sciences, or Foreign Language;

  • Each applicant must have at least a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and a GPA of 3.0 in education courses or in the academic major.


The qualifications for becoming a Teaching Fellow are stringent. A committee of local educators and AATF board members screens and interviews applicants. The committee considers a number of criteria, including GPA, a writing sample, extracurricular activities, references, and an interview.