• Teacher Leadership Academy 

  • A group of books

     
    Students who are interested in becoming a teacher or pursuing a career in education would be a great fit for this program. With Pennsylvania currently projecting a teacher shortage, Teacher Leadership Academy (TLA) offers students real-world experience in Chester County school districts that will help set them apart as they pursue a career in education. This program prepares students to pursue post-secondary opportunities upon successful completion.
     
    Sample Career Skills
    • Present original lessons to students in a Chester County school
    • Learn how to create, write and prepare industry-standard lesson plans
    • Develop an education philosophy based on a review of education theory and experiences received as part of classroom internships
    • Create a professional portfolio that can be used in college applications
    • Participate in mock interviews with current teachers and administrators in the field to gain experience for the future

     

  • College Credits (6)

    Earn up to 6 college credits.
     
    Click here for more information on opportunities to earn college credit. 
     

    Workplace Opportunities

    Placement opportunities available in all 12 Chester County public school districts.
     
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