Troops to Teachers

Have you ever considered using your leadership skills in the classroom? Troops to Teachers (TTT) knows that military personnel can make a difference for K-12 students. The TTT program will help you transition into a new career by providing:

  • Job placement services
  • Financial assistance and stipends up to $5,000
  • Bonus incentives up to $10,000 for teaching in a "high need" district
  • Mentoring and career counseling


Starting a new career is a big step, and it's natural to have questions. Visit the Troops to Teachers website and you'll find answers to any questions you have about:

  • Deciding what subject to teach
  • Necessary forms and records
  • Important contact information

Once you know the TTT program is right for you, use the Troops to Teachers Step-by-Step Guide to learn more about:

  • Program eligibility
  • Teacher certification requirements
  • Employment opportunities