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News Release

PGCPS TO HOST RESIDENT TEACHER PROGRAM INFO SESSIONS
November 20, 2012
For Immediate Release
CONTACT:
Office of Communications
301-952-6001
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UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) will host three information sessions for the Resident Teacher Program, an accelerated training program for college graduates and professionals.

The Resident Teacher Program is open to professionals who are interested in changing career paths and college graduates with degrees in fields other than education. The sessions will start on November 27 and run through December 12.

The Resident Teacher Program is accepting applications for secondary school certification in Math, Biology, English and Spanish. Limited applications will be accepted for Family and Consumer Science, Health Education and Vocal Music. Applications are also being accepted for Special Education in Math, Biology, English and Social Studies.   

All sessions will begin at 6 p.m. Location and dates are as follows:

Nov. 27           James Madison Middle School, 7300 Woodyard Rd., Upper Marlboro

Nov. 28           Kenmoor Middle School, 2500 Kenmoor Dr., Landover

Dec.12            Northview Elementary School, 3700 Northview Dr., Bowie

 For additional information, please visit the Resident Teacher website at: www.residentteacherprogram.org

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About PGCPS: Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) is one on the nation’s 25 largest school districts, with 208 schools and centers, more than 127,000 students, and nearly 22,800 employees. With an annual budget of $1.79 billion, the district serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban, and rural communities. PGCPS offers a wide variety of innovative academic programs, including language immersion, high school career academies, and dual enrollment. Its location just outside of Washington, D.C. enables the district to partner with higher education and local and national agencies and businesses to provide unique learning opportunities for students.