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July 9, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. View Recurrence Dates
Category: Career Event
Location: Education, College of | Map
5425 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: FREE
Occurring: Custom View Recurrence Dates
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff


Monday – Friday  |  July 8 – July 19, 2019

The Next Gen Teachers Summer Program is a Free, two week, non-residential, summer college readiness program designed specifically for underrepresented students interested in a career in teaching!

The Next Gen Teachers Summer Program provides high school students the opportunity to:

  • Become eligible for automatic entrance into Education Scholars Alliance Learning Community
  • Become exposed to the plethora of resources and services offered to WSU students on campus
  • Eligibility for $500 Raise.Me Scholarship
  • Engage with WSU College of Education faculty, academic advisors, success coaches, and current students
  • Learn about the Learning Communities and Student Organizations at the College of Education
  • Learn about the many benefits of a K-12 teaching career
  • Learn how to search and apply for external college scholarships and complete FAFSA applications
  • Practice key skills and concepts of the teaching profession
  • WSU undergraduate application fee waived for successful completion of the program

The Next Gen Teachers Summer Program is for students who meet the following criteria:

  • High school students currently completing their Sophomore or Junior academic year
  • Have an interest in becoming a certified K-12 teacher
  • Have an interest in attending The College of Education at Wayne State University for undergraduate studies
  • Have earned at least a 2.5-grade point average
  • Submit your application by June 21, 2019

For more information about this event, please contact Jeff Lisiecki at 3135771601 or