What is the Teach Gwinnett Program?

Participants in the Teach Gwinnett program are full-time GCPS teachers, certified by the state of Georgia and earning a teacher salary at the provisional rate.

The Teach Gwinnett Program is an alternative preparation program for professionals looking to join Gwinnett County’s education system. Instead of a traditional, four year path to certification, the Teach Gwinnett program can prepare you for certification in 1-3 years, based on the state and local requirements. This teacher education program is designed to help you.

Requirements for All Non-Education Majors to attain a Provisional Certificate (IN4T Induction):

*Exempt the PAA Requirements with One of the following:


Looking For Your Next Great Challenge?
Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) believes the future of its students lies in the hands of working professionals just like you. A growing, global district, Gwinnett has set its sights on becoming a system of world class schools. We believe the knowledge and experience you could bring to the classroom would make this great school system even better.
Who is a Candidate for Teach Gwinnett?
Teach Gwinnett is looking for extraordinary professionals - people who have excelled in their field and are looking to share their knowledge with Georgia's next generation. Teach Gwinnett participants come from all walks of life. Some have retired from military service, and some are simply looking for a career change. Get started with GCPS and make a difference you can see!
Are You Ready to Make a Difference?
If you have always wanted to teach and make a positive difference in a child's life, but have not had the opportunity to change careers, Teach Gwinnett can help you take the first step. Make your career change now by starting your application today!

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