Georgia Charter Schools Association

CharterTeacher Aspiring Teacher Institute

Offered by the Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA)

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Prepare, Perform, Progress…A training program for aspiring teachers who are seeking to transition from the workforce or post-secondary programs and enter the teaching profession.

The goal of the Aspiring Teacher Institute is to assist aspiring teachers as they work to enter the field of teaching and secure employment in the charter sector, including independent and system charter schools.

The Aspiring Teacher Institute prepares individuals to seek employment within a charter school by equipping individuals with the skills to ensure a reasonable expectation of success in the classroom. The Institute will help them gain employment in a charter school or other public school, as well as provide a viable pool of candidates for school leaders in the charter sector to recruit and hire teachers prepared to enter classrooms and transition into the teacher preparation pathway via the GCSA GaTAPP.

REGISTRATION is now open for the September 2015 cohort and CLOSES SEPTEMBER 7, 2015, CLOSE OF BUSINESS DAY.  

The course listed below is facilitated by qualified GCSA staff and professional learning facilitators. Course descriptions, training formats, course completion requirements, and training dates can be found on the GCSA website at

Professional Learning Units (PLUS) are provided through GCSA if applicable.

Payment for the program is due prior to the start date with full payment upon registration of the course.

The cost for this course is $400.00. Once payment is applied, NO refunds will only be given. 

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