Resident Educator Program

Resident Educator Program

Resident Educator Program

The Ohio Resident educator program is a four- year induction system of support and mentoring for new teachers. Successful completion of the residency program is required to qualify for a five-year professional educator license.  
 
Eligibility Requirements for participation in the Ohio Resident Educator (RE)  Program:
  • Hold a valid resident educator license or alternative resident educator license of any type, or a one year out of state educator license;
  • be employed by Mansfield City Schools
  • Teach at least two classes or .25 FTE in the RE's area of licensure or in the area in which the RE holds a supplemental teaching license; 
  • Be responsible for planning and delivering standards - based, preK-12 curriculum to students and evaluating their progress;
  • work 120 days as defined by Ohio Revised Code; and 
  • Be assigned an ODE - Certified, trained mentor by MCS Mentoring Committee 
Note: Teachers hired as tutors will now be considered eligible if they meet the above criteria.