The UChicago Urban Teacher Education Program's staff is composed of former urban school district teachers who are deeply passionate about and committed to providing the next generation of urban educators with the tools they need to succeed.

UTEP Leadership

Jeanette Bartley

Co-Director
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Bill Kennedy

Co-Director
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

UTEP Instructors & Staff

Tynia Burton

Induction Coach Coordinator and Residency Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Kay Fujiyoshi

Foundations Year Instructor and Advisor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Julie Furigay

New Teacher Induction Coach and Residency Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Janet Granados

Literacy Tutoring Instructor and Bilingual Induction Coach
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Woody Lajeune

Induction Coach and Instructor
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Margret Pilat-Chiyeni

Induction Coach
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Sara Rezvi

Induction Coach
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Sheri Roedel

Residency Year Coordinator
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Tinishia Legaux Washington

Math Instructor Foundations Year
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program

Diane M. Wright

Student Services Administrator, Recruiter and Admissions Coordinator
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program