New Teacher Center

A group-mentoring programme that unites new teachers with experienced lecturers, generating an effective acceleration process to improve students’ education. The programme works with school districts, legislators, ministries of education and other educators to establish a comprehensive programme, with a particular focus on the poorest districts.

United States
Impact indicators
  • Currently working in 34 of the United States, reaching nearly 1.5 million students in one year.  

  • More than 7500 mentors. 

  • More than 25,000 new teachers each year.


Ellen Moir
The innovator is an Ashoka Fellow (2011). Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship (2011).