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Teachers Institute Application

Applying To The 2020 Teachers Institute

PLEASE NOTE: If ARRL needs to cancel Teachers Institute for 2020, the $100 application fee will be refunded.

Professional Development Opportunity

Teachers Institute opportunities are virtually free for the participants. The grant to attend a TI covers transportation, hotel, a modest per-diem to cover meals.  Instructional resources for the electronics, microcontroller, and robotics segments of the course, and a resource library of relevant ARRL publications are provided to participants of the introductory Teachers Institute (TI-1).  Hands-on instructional resources and equipment applicable to the topic of the advanced Teachers Institiute (TI-2) are also provided through donations to the Education & Technology Program Fund and through in-kind contributions from our industry partners. A $100 enrollment fee is required.

Review the Teachers Institute agendas linked below for more detailed information. Travel and reimbursement guidelines.

Applicant Eligibility

Applicants must be teaching in a school, college, or professional educational organization serving grade levels 4-12+, or leading a school-affiliated enrichment program in an official capacity.

An Amateur Radio license is NOT required to attend the introductory seminar (TI-1), but IS required to attend the advanced Teachers Institute seminars.

Applying for the Teachers Institute

Download and complete the application and the pre-workshop survey.  Send a cover letter on school letterhead, signed by you and a school administrator, stating that you would like to attend, along with the application. Please be sure to review the requirements and the reimbursement guidelines provided in the application.  A $100 enrollment fee is required.

Application deadline is May 1, 2020.

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  • TI-1 Agenda

    Here is the list of topics to be addressed in the Introduction to Wireless Technology session. Go Now

  • TI-2 Agenda

    Here is the list of topics to be addressed in the Remote Sensing and Data Gathering session. Go Now

  • TI-1 2020 Application

    Download the application for 2020 sessions here. Go Now

  • TI-2 2020 Application

    Download the application for 2020 session here. Go Now