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Teacher Application Form


Complete the online registration form below, noting which program you wish to attend. (FTE reserves the right to set qualifications to attend a program and select participants. See program details.)

Payment of $150 must accompany the Application, this payment is for a $100 non-refundable registration fee and a $50 refundable deposit.  FTE accepts Mastercard and Visa.  Please Note (Due to special donor funding the registration fee for the Austin Texas Issues program in only $50, so a check for $100 must accompany registrations for the Austin Program) Application is not considered complete until the applicant has received a confirmation of  payment AND the applicant is not registered until they have received a program confirmation email from FTE. Note: If you choose to submit the payment by check, please print the online application and send with the payment to:

Ken Leonard
FTE Northwest Office
32110 58th Pl. S.
Auburn WA 98001

  • Online applications received without deposit will NOT be considered.
  • Faxed applications are NOT accepted.

Deposit Refund: After completing the program the $50 deposit will be credited back to card or a check for $50 will be paid.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation within 30 days of program start will result in forfeiture of registration fee and deposit.

All fields are required unless otherwise noted.

1. Personal Information



2. School Information

3. Site Information

Select the program you would like to attend.

Special arrangements (optional)

If you will be commuting and not need a room or you would like a single room or to bring a spouse please select the appropriate choice below:

DoubleTree Suites, Austin             $275

Inn at Opryland, Nashville             $230

No meals are provided for spouses or others.

IMPORTANT: If you make special arrangements, you must send a check to:

Ken Leonard
FTE Northwest Office
32110 58th Pl. S.
Auburn WA 98001

4. Billing Information


In order to ensure maximum security, the FTE has chosen Verisign to handle online credit card transactions. After pressing the ‘Continue’ button below, you will be prompted to provide credit  card information in a secure environment. Please note that “Shipping Information” on the next page refers to the person who will attend the program. Once the credit card transaction is  completed successfully, you will be returned to fte.org.

If you encounter any difficulties with this process, please do not hesitate to call us at (800) 383-4335 between 8:30am and 4:00pm PST.