GRADUATES GUARANTEED TEACHING JOBS
Did you know several Palm Beach County students already have a guaranteed job waiting for them after they graduate college?
A Career Signing Day ceremony recently held at the Palm Beach County School District Headquarters celebrated these hard-working students.
The event hosted by the Career and Choice Options Department highlights the students for signing contracts with the District to return and teach in Palm Beach County.
About the Program The Early Childhood Teacher Education program is a program in which high school students prepare for careers in child–related occupations, earning high school honors credits and/or Dual Enrollment college credits. Career possibilities may include teaching, child psychology, social work, and day–care ownership. The program prepares students for post–secondary education or immediate entry into the Palm Beach County workforce. Students gain teaching experiences through internships at area preschools and elementary schools.
Early Childhood Teacher Education programs provide students with teaching experiences in the laboratory preschools located on high school campuses with the exception of Atlantic High and Boca Raton High.
All students applying to these programs must meet the following eligibility criteria: 2.5 GPA. Background checks will be conducted on applicants. Students wishing to Dual Enroll must meet dual enrollment eligibility.
The program is available at:
- Atlantic Community High
- Boca Raton Community High
- Boynton Beach Community High
- John I. Leonard Community High
- Lake Worth Community High
- Olympic Heights Community High
- Palm Beach Lakes Community High
- Santaluces Community High
- Spanish River Community High
- William T. Dwyer High
- Wellington Community High