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Tuition Reimbursement Meeting for Teachers

The JPPSS Office of Human Resources will host a Tuition Reimbursement meeting on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the JPPSS Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey.

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 certification 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) in which he/she is teaching.
  3. Enroll in courses for non-certified teachers related to their content area to acquire certification in the area in which he/she is teaching.
  4. Pass 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 certified or gain certification in a critical shortage area are invited to the informational meeting.