ACT Alumni, Ren Johns, talks about how her training prepared her for her current job as a math teacher at a large, public high school.

ACT Alumni, Ben Malbin, talks about why he chose the ACT Program.

Teacher Resident Backgrounds

Arbor Teacher Residents have attended the following colleges and universities:

  • Art Institute of Chicago

  • Bennington College

  • Carleton College

  • Claremont-McKenna College

  • Colorado College

  • DePauw University

  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges

  • Kenyon College

  • Lewis and Clark College

  • Macalester College

  • Mt. Allison University (New Brunswick)

  • New York University

  • Oberlin College

  • Oregon State University

  • Queensland University of Technology

  • Portland State University

  • Reed College

  • Sonoma State University

  • St. John’s College in Annapolis

  • St. Lawrence University

  • St. Michael’s University

  • University of California, San Luis Obispo

  • University of Indiana

  • University of Oregon

  • University of Tübingen, Germany

  • University of Utah

  • University of Wisconsin, Madison

  • Whitman College

  • Yale University

Job Placement

ACT graduates work or have worked in the following independent, public charter, and public schools:

  • Arbor School of Arts & Sciences (Tualatin, OR)

  • Aurora School (Oakland, CA)

  • Beaverton School District (Beaverton, OR)

  • Bellingham Cooperative School (Bellingham, WA)

  • Canby School District (Canby, OR)

  • Catlin Gabel School (Portland, OR)

  • Eastside Preparatory Academy (Kirkland, WA)

  • The Gardner School (Vancouver, WA)

  • Gresham-Barlow School District (Gresham, OR)

  • LeJardin Academy (Kailua, HI)

  • Maimonides Jewish Day School (Portland, OR)

  • Molalla River Academy (Molalla, OR)

  • Opal School (Portland, OR)

  • Oregon Trail School District (Sandy, OR)

  • Portland Public School District (Portland, OR)

  • Presidio Hill School (San Francisco, CA)

  • Renaissance School of Arts and Sciences (Portland, OR)

  • Santa Barbara Unified School Districts (Santa Barbara, CA)

  • Southwest Charter School (Portland, OR)

  • Springfield School District (Springfield, OR)

  • Torah Day School (Portland, OR)

  • Touchstone School (Lake Oswego, OR)

  • Trillium Public Charter School (Portland Public Schools)

  • Ventura Unified School District (Ventura, CA)

  • West Linn Wilsonville School District (West Linn, OR)