Teaching and Learning Reimagined

We partner with teachers as the leverage point for change in the education system.
Through innovative teacher preparation and professional learning programs, we help teachers build their practice to actively engage their students as empathetic, critical thinkers.

 Our Programs

We’re proud to serve teachers, students, and families in our hometown of Washington, DC, and contribute to a changemaking movement that’s transforming teaching and learning across the country.

Inspired Teaching Institute

Immersive teacher leadership

Inspired Teaching Academy

Targeted professional learning

Inspired Teaching Residency

New teacher preparation

Inspired Teaching Youth

Experiential learning

You were amazing at making the content and teaching relatable. I felt like you continuously gave us ways to make what we were learning our own and space to question things we were skeptical about.

— Inspired Teaching Fellow (’18)

 Stories & Announcements

Creating Community at Summer Institute

This blog was written by Inspired Teaching Residency Intern, Myla Haan, as she reflects on her summer spent with the new cohort of Inspired Teaching Fellows. “I’ve never felt so comfortable sharing about myself” “I wanted to challenge myself and share something that I...

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Closing the Engagement Gap: A Social Justice Imperative

Center for Inspired Teaching invites you to download “Closing the Engagement Gap: A Social Justice Imperative,” our new white paper examining how pedagogy itself is critical to educational equity, and how underserved student populations need the same student-centered approach enjoyed by their more advantaged peers. Along with presenting the research about this inequity, we offer three basic recommendations and the resources for implementing them.

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of 2017-18 Real World History students feel that interacting with students across the city is a transformative experience


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