The Jefferson Parish Public School System Office of Human Resources will host a Tuition Reimbursement meeting on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building located at 501 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey, LA 70058.
The JPPSS Tuition Reimbursement Program is a federally funded program designed to provide tuition assistance to JPPSS teachers who aspire to do one of the following:
- Enroll in courses to acquire HQ status in core academic subjects in which he/she is teaching
- Enroll in courses to acquire certification in areas of critical shortage (ESL, Math, Science, and Special Education not including Gifted and Talented)
- Enroll in courses for non-certified teachers related to content area to acquire HQ status in the area in which he/she is teaching
- Register for Praxis in an elementary or secondary core academic subjects in which he/she is teaching or in an area of critical shortage
All JPPSS teachers interested in learning more about district support to become highly qualified or gain certification in a critical shortage area are invited to the informational meeting.