BASIC Skills and Content Webinars for PAPA, PECT and Praxis Exams

Attention Teacher Education Students:

If you’re planning to take the PAPA, PECT or Praxis content exams for certification soon, I recommend that you attend one of the seminars listed below to help you prepare for them.

BASIC SKILLS AND CONTENT TEST WEBINARS

Stephanie Stauffer and Nancy Cheris from the Bureau of School Leadership and Teacher Quality will be offering two webinars titled “Testing for Teacher Candidates (Basic Skills and Content Tests).  The purpose of the webinars is to provide information and updates to teacher education candidates, prospective candidates, and program advisors.  The webinars will cover the Basic Skills tests that are required for entry into certification programs and the Content Area tests that are required to become certified.  The Composite Calculator for Basic Skills test scores will be discussed.  There will be time for Q&A from participants.

The webinars will be held on the following dates:

For additional information or help registering, contact Stephanie Stauffer at sstauffer@pa.gov or (717)783-6763 or Jamal Wakeem at jwakeem@pa.gov or (717) 772-3566.

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A+ Teachers – interviews for Long Term and Substitute positions

A+Teachers is interviewing for the following Long Term and Substitute positions.  If you are interested, please email your resume to ngundy@abelteachers.com or call Nancy Gundy at 717-561-2222.

Dauphin County:   Harrisburg, PA

 PA Certified Teacher

This position involves working in a center that provides educational programs in a laboratory setting for students in grades K-8.

20-25 hours per week;  starting immediate until  the end of summer

$16-$18 per hour; depending on experience

Free parking will be available

Substitute Teachers – Silver Academy and Premier Art and Science Charter School

Lebanon County:       Annville-Cleona School District:

Certified Teachers  – All Disciplines

Substitute  Teaching  – $100 per day

Long Term Assignment – Social Studies from April to end of the school year.

Teaching Modern America and managing Gifted IEP caseload no extra certification is required and you be will be well trained.

Schuylkill County:      Pine Grove Area School District:

Certified Teachers – All Disciplines

Substitute Teaching – $90 per day

 Benefits:

Offers Health Care Insurance

Clearance Reimbursement Program

Referral Program

 

Nancy Gundy

Education Services Director

Division of Abel Personnel

School Staffing Solution

3356 Paxton Street

Harrisburg, PA 17111

717-561-2222 Harrisburg

717-561-0134 Fax

Driving Directions

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Career Week

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Heartland Teacher Recruitment Fair – April 8th

2017_HEC_Recruitment_Fair

The Heartland Educational Consortium will be holding a Teacher Recruitment Fair at the Heartland Educational Consortium in Lake Placid, Florida. The Florida Heartland is a region of Florida located to the north and west of Lake Okeechobee, composed of six inland, non-metropolitan counties — DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, and Okeechobee.

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Global Education Colloquium – February 7th – noon -1:00pm

Drexel University’s School of Education invites you to join us for the first Global Education Colloquium of the new year on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 from noon – 1:00 pm. This month’s colloquium features research from Dr. Shamus Khan, Professor of Sociology at Columbia University. His presentation titled, “How cultural, Capital Emerged in Gilded Age America: Musical Purification and Cross-Class Inclusion at the New York Philharmonic” explores how high culture was constituted as cultural capital in late nineteenth-century America and the impact it had on different social classes. The Colloquium will be held at One Drexel Plaza (3001 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19104) room 004 and online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyI7uKgUQK4.

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  Global Education Colloquium Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Noon-1:00 pm One Drexel Plaza (3001 Market St.) Room 004

 

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