Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Time for a Career Change? Be a Super Teacher!

Photo of a teacher wearing a red play cape, standing in front of a chalkboard with mathematical formulas.  Cartoon pop out with text: Super Teacher

The need for preK-12 teachers is greater than ever, especially in Arizona. Ready to answer the call? Join Rio Salado's Teacher Education team for a free orientation session in-person or online to learn how to become a super teacher-- and what kind of benefits are available to you!

Rio Salado College offers Arizona Department of Education approved Educator Preparation programs that provide convenient and cost-effective ways for undergraduate students and working individuals with a bachelor’s degree to transition into teaching.

Undergraduate Bachelor's Degree Pathway
This program allows students to complete 90+ credits at the community college level and then transfer to Northcentral University for the remaining courses toward earning a bachelor's of education degree.

Post-Baccalaureate Programs
Designed for individuals who have a bachelor's degree or higher (in any area) from an accredited university and would like to complete an educator preparation program that leads to certification.

Teacher-In-Residence Programs
This program provides a convenient and cost-effective way for students and working professionals with a bachelor’s degree to transition into and launch a teaching career—with paid employment opportunities in the classroom

hand wriing on a chalkboard.  Text: Make a Difference, become a teacher.  Learn more about Rio Salado College's Teacher Education Program

Attend one of these sessions to learn about the educational pathways, scholarships, teacher-in-residence programs and employment opportunities available to you as an Arizona teacher.

Post-Baccalaureate In-Person Orientation Sessions
  • January 8 
  • February 5 
  • March 12 
  • April 24 
Post-Baccalaureate Virtual Orientation Sessions
  • January 16 
  • February 20 
  • April 2
These events will take place 6-8 p.m. In-person orientation sessions will take place at the Rio Salado College Conference Center at 2323 West 14th Street, Tempe, Arizona 85281. A link to join the meeting will be sent with the registration confirmation.

TIR In-Person Orientation Sessions
  • January 10 
  • January 31 
  • April 25 
TIR Virtual Orientation Sessions
  • January 3 
  • January 24 
  • March 28 
  • April 11 
These events will take place 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. In-person orientation sessions will take place at the Rio Salado College Conference Center at 2323 West 14th Street, Tempe, Arizona 85281. A link to join the meeting will be sent with the registration confirmation.

Poster of a young man smiling at camera.  Text: I want to be a teacher now (one day is crossed out).

No need to wait. Get started today! For more information visit www.riosalado.edu/teachers or contact a Rio Salado College Academic Advisor at (480) 517-8580.