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JPPSS Accepting Applications for 2016 Top Talent Teacher Cohort

Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is now accepting applications for the district’s prestigious Top Talent Teacher Cohort (T³ Cohort). This cohort will consist of a select group of highly effective educators who will go through an early selection process with the district. The cohort is designed to continue cultivating teacher quality in JPPSS by facilitating […]

Growing from Within: New Program Develops JPPSS Paraprofessionals into Certified Teachers

The Para to Teacher Pipeline is a new district initiative designed to motivate current Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) paraprofessionals to transition from a para to a teacher. The goal of this initiative is to provide paraprofessionals who hold a bachelor’s or advanced degree with financial, social, and academic support to become a certified […]