Teacher Immersion Fellows Program

Gain paid experience as a teacher through Nazareth University's partnership with multiple Monroe County school districts. The semester-based program is available in the fall and spring.

You Must Be

  • enrolled as a Nazareth University graduate student or undergraduate senior in a teacher education program
  • available to work during the school day for one to five days per week
  • willing to substitute teach in a variety of content areas
  • committed to attend an orientation and four professional development sessions during the semester

How to Apply

  1. Apply online through the Monroe BOCES 2 website. (You can register as a new user.)
  2. Attend the interview, if offered the opportunity.

How You Benefit

  • Get paid
  • Work a consistent schedule
  • Observe effective teachers
  • Work with students in small groups or 1-on-1
  • Develop relationships with students, staff, and administrators
  • Learn from staff development designed specifically for this program and you can participate in district staff development (optional)

Participating School Districts