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  • Cohort 5 will meet virtually June 14 – June 19, 2020. A mix of synchronous and asynchronous workshops and activities will ensure everyone’s safety and provide members of Cohort 5 with opportunities to create a community of collaboration while using online platforms for teaching and learning with a teachers from all over the city.
  • Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
  • We have temporarily waived the requirement of a letter of recommendation from your principal or supervisor. We would love to know that your principal supports your decision to join the Cooperative, but understand that communication is challenging in these times.

Teachers of grades PreK – 12 in all subject areas, who teach in public, charter, or private schools in Davidson and surrounding counties are encouraged to apply.


Participation in The Educators’ Cooperative qualifies for Professional Development Points for Tennessee Educator Licensure renewal or advancement.

After teachers accepted into The Educators’ Cooperative finish the summer workshop, they are full members of the larger Cooperative community which includes access to monthly collaborative meetings with all alumni, book groups, non-evaluative observation and feedback, online forums, ongoing professional support, guest speakers, field trips, social events, eligibility to present at The EdCo Summer Collective and more.

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