Educators Rising Maryland

The College of Education is the official Maryland affiliate for Educators Rising, a national organization for aspiring teachers and their mentors. The college works closely with teacher-leaders in schools across the state to support students exploring teaching as a career path.

Educators Rising Conference 2019

Educators Rising provides passionate young people with hands-on teaching experience, sustains their interest in the profession, and helps them cultivate the skills they need to be successful educators.

Join Us

Educators Rising is for any student interested in teaching at the elementary, middle or secondary level, coaching, being a principal, or working in post-secondary education.

What We Do

  • Host and support local, state and national Educators Rising competitions
  • Celebrate school appreciation holidays
  • Network with other professionals, organizations and institutions


TU Hosts Maryland's Annual Educators Rising Conference

The 2020 Maryland State Educators Rising Conference will take place on March 17, 2020, at Towson University. Everyone is invited to participate in this action-packed event filled with networking, learning, competing, and celebrating. 

This year's keynote speakers are Dr. Richard Warren, 2018-2019 Maryland State Teacher of the Year, and Mr. Brendan Penn, 2018-2019 Baltimore County Teacher of the Year.