Internship Placements

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"UTeach Internships are extremely valuable. Local schools and other organizations get interns that are knowledgeable of the subject matter which helps enhance their student's learning experience. UTeach students get a significant amount of financial support which, helps ease the burden on their parents or whoever else may be supporting them financially. It's a win-win"   - UTeach Intern.

The goals of UTeach and the UTeach Internship program are to address the critical need for highly qualified STEM teachers.  The UTeach Internship program partners with STEM focused organizations and local schools to help fill the growing demand for high-quality STEM pre-service teachers, mentors, and tutors. UTeach interns gain valuable field experience while bringing innovative and effective STEM teaching methods to K-12 students; especially in underserved areas of the community

Internship REMOTE Placements 

FALL 2020 NOTE: All UTeach Internships will be conducted in a remote format. Please review the list of possible internships from the list below. Each placement will list an description of the position, the location, and hours. Once you have decided, use the choice form link to request a UTeach internship. 


Internship Choice Form 

Positions are offered on a first come,first served basis. Interns are responsible for familiarizing themselves with the UTeach Internship policies and procedures and new interns must complete an internship orientation prior to placement. A new choice form request is required every semester of an internship.

NOTE - *All interns must maintain a REMOTE WORK LOG & complete an electronic timesheet in Workday each pay period.

UTeach Internships

Titlesort descending Contact Name
Consuelo Mendez STEM Academy Donna Wise
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders -Makerspace (*UTeach Maker) Oren Connell (UTeach Maker Mentor)
Austin Partners in Education - Math Classroom Coaching Sandy Bootz
Cedars International Academy - Middle School Heather Rauls
Cedars International Next Generation High School (CINGHS) Principal Steve Zipkes
Crockett High School (Math) (FULL/CLOSED) Logan Healey (UTeach Grad)
Crockett High School (Science) (FULL/CLOSED) Allison Paris/ Phillips Adebayo (UTeach Grad)
Environmental Science Institute Didey Montoya; Dr. Jay Banner
Girlstart Program Leader Shelby Schaefer
High School Research Initiative (HRI) *pre approval required Gwendolyn Stovall
Innovation Lab @ Magellan International School (FULL/CLOSED) Patrick Benfield (UTeach Maker Mentor)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Julie Graham
MathHappens Lauren Siegel (UTeach Grad)/ Michelle Tat
NYOS Charter School (Math) Becca Landman (UTeach Grad)
NYOS Charter School (Science) Kira Lowery (UTeach Grad) (UTeach Maker Fellow)
Step Peer Mentors (FULL/CLOSED) Dr. Shelly Rodriguez
The Young Scientists Program at Kealing MS/ LASA HS Jo Garcia
Travis Early College High School (Engineering) Miriam R Reyes Juarez (UTeach Grad) (UTeach Maker Fellow)
Travis High Early College School (Science) Katye Howell
UT Online High School Tutors Eric Fredrickson
UTeach Math Department Intern - *pre approval required Dr. Mark Daniels
UTeach Outreach *pre approval required Mary Conovan
Westcave Preserve Trevor Hance
Why Academy Brittney Johnson or Dr. Ariel Taylor