Admission Requirements

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Admission Requirements for the Education Preparation Program

  • Students must have an ACT score of 22 or higher OR pass all 3 parts of the Praxis CORE exam.
  • Students must establish and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75.
  • Students must demonstrate an acceptable level of written and oral communication skills during an interview process.
  • Students must submit to and successfully pass a criminal background check and sign the release form.

If a student does not meet the ACT requirement for Admission to the EPP, he/she must follow these guidelines PRIOR to requesting a formal appeal.

  • Students with an ACT below 22 must first take the residual or national ACT.
  • If the student is unable to score a 22 or higher on the ACT, he or she must take the Praxis CORE exam and pass all three parts (reading, math, writing) to enter the program.

Job Postings

Weakley County Schools

Weakley County Schools is seeking qualified applicants in Special Education at Sharon and Greenfield for 2018-19. If interested, please apply online at www.weakleyschools.com and/or contact Mr. Jeff Kelley, Assistant Director Weakley County Schools. 731-364-2247

Wilson County Schools

Wilson County Schools is seeking qualified applicants in various grade ranges and subject areas for 2018-19. If interested, please apply online at www.wcschools.com and/or contact Ms. Lisa Spencer, HR Supervisor-Certified Personnel at humanresources@wcschools.com or 615-453-7299.

Houston County Schools

Houston County High School is seeking qualified applicants in Spanish and Economics. Applicants must have a valid Tennessee License and be certified to teach in the appropriate endorsement area. For more information contact: Michael Bass, Principal, mbass1@houstonk12tn.net or 931-289-4447.

Erin Elementary School is seeing qualified applicants for teaching positions. Applicants must have a valid Tennessee License with appropriate endorsements. For more information contact: Ms. Elisha Mitchell, Principal at 931-289-4148.

For application information contact: Houston County Board of Education at 931-289-4148.

Williamson County School District

Immediate openings in Chemistry and Spanish at Nolensville High School, Nolensville, TN For more information please contact Dr. Bill Harlin, Principal. Dr. Harlin's email is billh@wcs.edu.

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