Taking applications now through Jan. 31, 2018 for Choice Schools and Magnet Programs.
Apply online for 2018-19 school year at  https://saisdchoice.com/.

Graduate programs for SAISD teachers

SAISD is committed to providing multiple avenues and ongoing support for professional growth for our teachers.

Below is an overview of several graduate programs available to teachers and educators in our District. Teachers with at least two years of experience are encouraged to submit an interest form online. 


SAISD will provide full tuition coverage for the graduate-level programs and participants will be responsible for the application fee, student fees and textbooks. Individuals selected agree to diligently pursue and obtain a Master’s degree while continuing full-time employment with SAISD. Upon completion of the degree, participants agree to remain in SAISD for 3 consecutive, complete academic years.

Degree programs

Our Lady of the Lake University logo

Our Lady of the Lake Master of Education-Curriculum and Instruction (MEd)
Tracks available: Integrated Science Teaching | Reading Specialist | Bilingual
Eligible staff: TIFF campus teachers with 2+ years of experience
Duration: 36-hour program in 2 years, beginning Fall 2018
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2018

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Relay Graduate School of Education Master of Arts in Teaching: Content Intensive (M.A.T.-Content Intensive)
Tracks available: Math | ELA
Eligible staff: Middle and high school teachers with 2+ years of experience
Duration: 1 year, beginning Summer 2018
Deadline: Apr. 15, 2018

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Texas A&M-San Antonio Master of Science or Master of Arts
Tracks available: Reading (and Teacher Certifications) | Bilingual Education (TIFF campuses only)
Eligible staff: Teachers and Implementation Specialists with 2+ years of experience
Duration: 36-hour program, starting in Fall 2018
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2018



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