Teachers

Why bring your passion for teaching to Denver Public Schools?

teachindenver logoWe are an emerging national leader in urban education reform and teacher effectiveness. Denver Public Schools are empowered by an innovative, visionary plan and support from our city, community, and the educators and families who call DPS home. Our Denver, Colorado school district is urban, diverse, energized and dynamic.

Located in the heart of a large metropolitan city, Denver boasts small-town friendliness, 300 days of sunshine a year, and the incredible Rocky Mountains right outside our back door.

 

You have something to teach. We’ll get you in front of kids who can’t wait to learn.

Time and again, studies have found one crucial factor that impacts student learning above all else: the quality of the teacher. It is a key factor that has been consistently proven to move the achievement needle for students. When it comes to the future of our children, having the best teachers possible in every classroom is absolutely vital.

In fact, teaching may be our society’s noblest profession, requiring boundless skill, passion, creativity and commitment. As a teacher, you can help close our achievement gaps and give every student a real chance to succeed.

We want you to continue the path of this challenging yet rewarding profession. Whether you’ve always aspired to teach, or you’re entering education as a second career, we want to help you fulfill your dream of helping children succeed.