Master Teachers

San Antonio ISD Master Teacher Initiative

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(for the 2018-2019 School Year)

Dual Language Grades 3-6 - Master Teacher Pool - (For the 2018-2019 School Year)
Grades 4 and 5 - Master Teacher Pool - (For the 2018-2019 School Year)
Secondary History - Master Teacher Pool - (For the 2018-2019 School Year)
Secondary Science - Master Teacher Pool - (For the 2018-2019 School Year)
Secondary Math - Master Teacher Pool - (For the 2018-2019 School Year)

Application Deadline:
Friday, July 13th, 2018

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SAISD is in the midst of a transformation to ensure students are performing at higher levels and graduating well-prepared to succeed in higher education. We are seeking teachers with a strong desire to be part of this transformation and the unrelenting determination to prepare all students for success.

If you are a transformative teacher determined to see your students succeed, the Master Teacher role at SAISD will empower you to magnify your impact on them. Master Teachers are experienced champions of children with proven track records of increasing student achievement.

Applications for the 2018-2019 school year are now available. Apply today.


Master Teachers embrace innovation, are capable team players, demonstrate a growth mindset, work collaboratively to maximize student potential, and desire to continuously improve their own instructional practice. Master Teachers will be responsible for accelerating their students’ learning, and ensuring that they reach their maximum potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.

Master Teacher


  • $7,500 stipend for extended-day teaching (requires five additional hours per week during the school year).
  • $7,500 stipend for 20 additional work days (10 summer school instruction days, five summer Professional Development (PD) days, and five Saturday PD days during the school year).
  • Secondary math, science, or bilingual teachers are eligible for an additional $2,000 stipend.
  • Access to tuition-free graduate degrees and extensive Master Teacher training.


  • At least two years of successful teaching as measured by performance evaluations and student data.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university.
  • Valid Texas Teaching Certificate with required endorsements for subject and level assigned.


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Note: All Master Teacher vacancies can be found on our Job Listings - just search for "Master Teacher."  Also, certain Master Teacher roles for specific campus vacancies or specialties may have different application deadlines or timelines, as listed on each unique job description.


Do you know great candidates for the Master Teacher role? Let us know by completing this referral form, and we will contact them. We welcome internal and external candidate referrals.


We streamlined the selection process for 2018-2019! Click here for an overview.


Watch and review the PowerPoint shared with prospective candidates during the Fall 2017 Information Session.

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