On Thursday, February 28, get an inside look into the NYU Steinhardt Teacher Residency experience at Visitacion Valley Middle School, one of our residency partner locations in the San Francisco Unified School District. This Immersion Day event is open to candidates considering the Teacher Residency in any of our partner locations.

At this half-day event that includes classroom visits, you can connect directly with current residents, their teaching mentors, school leadership, and our San Francisco residency director, Marthaa Torres, to learn more about the day-to-day experience of being a full-time resident while earning your master’s degree in teaching.


  • 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast and coffee
  • 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome and introductions with SFUSD leadership and school administration
  • 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Intern and graduate classroom visits
  • 10:45 - 11:00 a.m. Break
  • 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Video share with Q and A
  • 11:45 - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Residency experience panel plus Q and A with interns and classroom teacher mentors
  • 1:15 - 1:35 p.m. Discussion of NYU course work and support
  • 1:35 - 1:45 p.m. Closing and farewell