Applications for the 2018 Cohort will be accepted starting on Dec 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis with priority given to applications received before March 15th.

Teachers accepted into the 3rd Cohort of the Educators’ Cooperative will meet for their Summer Workshop from June 24th – June 29th, 2018. After a welcome dinner on the 24th, we will meet at University School of Nashville from 12:00 – 5:00 June 25th – June 29th.

The 2018 cohort is open to teachers of grades PreK – 12 in all subject areas, who teach in public, charter, or private schools in Davidson and surrounding counties.

To apply, submit your resume, a letter of recommendation from your principal or head, and a letter describing your commitment to collaboration, continued professional development, and reasons for wanting to join the Educators’ Cooperative. 

You can email these to or mail them to The Educators’ Cooperative c/o University School of Nashville, 2000 Edgehill Ave, Nashville, TN 37212. The fee for participation is $300. We have funding for teachers accepted into the cooperative who may need partial or complete scholarships. Concern about the fee should not inhibit application. Teachers accepted into the Cooperative will receive an employee discount for a USN summer camp during the week of June 12th.

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