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DTT Application Guideline

What are the application and admissions deadlines for the 2016/17 program year?

Final Application Deadline: 

Final Demonstration Day:

PLACE/Praxis II Scores Deadline

Transcript Submission Deadline:

January 24, 2016

March 4 or 5, 2016

May 15, 2016

Mid-June 2016




 Where do I send official transcripts*?

Please have the college or university send one copy of official transcripts to:

Denver Teach Today
1860 Lincoln Street, Floor 12
Denver, CO. 80203

 *DTT should receive one copy of transcripts where at least one credit was earned towards the degree

  • The final application deadline is Sunday, January 24, 2016. All remaining cohort openings are filled by selected candidates who complete their application by the final deadline and participated in Demonstration Day (March 4 or 5, 2016).

How do I apply?

  • To apply for Denver Teach Today, click on the "Apply Now" tab on our website. You will be prompted to create an account and complete an initial interest form. Once your interest form has been approved, you will receive an email link to access the full application.
  • Once you create an account, you can access your application at any time. The online application is the only type of application accepted. You will be asked to submit one reference as a component of your completed application.
  • Application and references must be received by the application deadline in order to be considered. 
  • Selected applicants will be invited to participate in a demonstration day, which includes additional screening activities, including an interview and teaching demonstration. Demonstration Days will be November 14, 2015 and March 4 or 5, 2016.

What tests are required to apply?

  • Elementary Education applicants must take either the PLACE (elementary education #01) or Praxis II (elementary education content knowledge computer-based #5018)
  • Secondary Mathematics applicants must take the PLACE (mathematics #04) or Praxis II (computer-based #5161, no paper-based exam is available)
  • Official test scores must be received before an applicant is formally accepted into the program, though they can be submitted after the application deadlines.

Can I reapply if I do not get admitted?

  • Yes. You can reapply for DTT in the subsequent application year.