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JPPSS Hosts Tuition Reimbursement Meeting for Teachers on November 29

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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:

  1.  Enroll in courses to acquire HQ status in core academic subjects in which he/she is teaching
  2. Enroll in courses to acquire certification in areas of critical shortage (ESL, Math, Science, and Special Education not including Gifted and Talented)
  3. Enroll in courses for non-certified teachers related to content area to acquire HQ status in the area in which he/she is teaching
  4. 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.