Application Deadline








The University of New Haven is hosting Connecticut’s first GenCyber Teacher Academy. This FREE professional development opportunity targets 9th-12th grade high school teachers with STEM backgrounds who are interested in applying cybersecurity concepts in their classrooms. Prior knowledge of computing and cybersecurity is not required.


Teacher applicants must:

  • By the time of application be a teacher in a public, private, or charter high school in Connecticut
  • Be able to participate for the full week of camp in addition to remote pre- and post-camp activities
  • Provide proof of employment at a Connecticut high school shortly before the pre-summer camp activities
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident



Participant teachers will benefit from:

  • $1500 Stipend (Upon completion of the program activities)
  • Free Chromebook
  • Lesson plans (Developed with support from our Lead Instructor and K-12 Pedagogical Expert)
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Free membership to the GenCyber Teacher Learning Community (GTLC)

Application Deadline (Extended)May 1st, 2022 May 15th, 2022