Teacher turnover harms student achievement, discourages educators, and is expensive for districts.

Retain your newest teachers by encouraging them to join Stride, a free program with opportunities to collaborate and connect throughout the school year with a network of peers from across the city’s districts. Learn more about our program here.

Equipping teachers for the classroom by providing:

  • Activities to strengthen effective communication with key stakeholders
  • Collaborative learning spaces to build capacity to navigate and persist through the demanding environment in education
  • Comprehensive tools for effective leadership and healthy work life balance

Retaining teachers in Memphis by providing:

  • Access to local culture and entertainment for deeper connection to the city's vibrancy
  • Environment to socially engage and gain fresh perspectives through a diverse network
  • Engagement opportunities to connect and build satisfying social circles

Nominate someone today!