|Career Partnership with Make Your Mark Denver|
City Year is proud to partner with Make Your Mark Denver so our alumni can continue to lead on transformational change on pressing social problems. This partnership reflects the shared visions and values of both organizations, and their belief that young people can keep students on track to graduate from high school and pursue post-secondary education. City Year strengthens an applicant’s competitiveness and chances for being selected for lead teacher or teacher residency positions by one of Make Your Mark's many hiring partners in the Denver area.
The Make Your Mark Denver Campaign is a collaboration between the Denver Mayor’s Office, Denver Public Schools, and several Denver-based charter schools to accelerate efforts arounds the recruitment and retention of educators of color. No prior teaching experience or a teaching license is required. City Year graduates can enroll in one of several alternative routes to teacher certification while teaching in our schools. In many cases, the hiring organization will pay for its teacher residents to earn your teaching license.
The City Year experience is a strong indicator of future success as a candidate of Make Your Mark and serving a year with City Year strengthens an individual’s application and chances for being selected as a resident teacher at one of our partner schools in Denver. Click Here to learn more about the resources and hiring partnerships Make Your Mark Denver has to offer talented individuals of color who aspire to teach in Denver.
Benefits offered by applying through Make Your Mark Denver
Please note that all admissions decisions are made by Make Your Mark Denver's hiring partners. AmeriCorps members and alumni interested in the school must complete the full application process.