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THE LOCATION FOR THIS TRAINING HAS CHANGED
TRAINING WILL BE TAKING PLACE AT THE
HOLIDAY INN ON FOXCROFT AVE IN MARTINSBURG
THE AUGUST 4 & 5 CLASS IS NOW FULL AND NO
FURTHER REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
If you would like to be put on a waiting list in case there are
cancellations for August 4 & 5 or if you would like to be notified
when the next class is scheduled (tentatively October 2015),
please send the following information to Melissa Acquino at
name, phone number, home county (where you live)
new or renewal certificate, email address, and any
additional counties where you plan to apply to.
You MUST attend BOTH days in
order to receive your certificate.
Lunch will be on your own.
PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN THE RESA LOT
We apologize for the inconvenience however our lot is very small and
we have just enough spots for our staff. There is ample parking on the
surrounding streets - some metered and some free.
This class will be limited to 35 candidates due to space constraints.
Once the class is full, no additional registrations will be accepted.
We will takes names for a wait list in case there are cancellations
and the website will be updated to reflect that.
Please click on either link at the top right
of this page for the registration form.
The form needs to be completely filled out, being sure to print clearly.
You may mail the completed form along with payment of $50
(check or money order payable to RESA 8) to the address below.
If you would like to pay cash, please contact me
at the number or email below to make arrangements.
109 South College Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
You can email or fax the form to my attention however your spot is not
guaranteed until payment has been received.
If you are unable to attend this session and would like to be placed on a waiting list
to receive an email with information when our next class is scheduled,
please send an email to email@example.com
with your name, phone number, home county (where you live), email address,
and whether you are a new or renewal candidate.
Please remember, RESA 8 provides the training to become a substitute teacher-we do not hire substitutes. Please contact the county(ies) where you would like to apply to see if they are hiring and what their procedures are. The links at the bottom of this page will take you to the home page of the counties RESA 8 serves.
If you have any questions or are in need of any additional information, please call Melissa at
304.596.2661 or you may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a two day workshop and you must attend both days of the session to renew or obtain your first certificate.
In addition, if you are obtaining your first certificate, you must complete 6 hours of classroom observation.
There is a $50.00 registration fee, made payable to RESA 8, to attend this training.
Registration is limited; to reserve a place in this training we must have your $50.00 registration fee and registration form before the class is full.
OPTIONS FOR BECOMING A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER
OPTIONS FOR SUBSTITUTE RENEWALS
Complete 12 clock hours of in-service training, including but not limited to classroom management and teaching strategies. Professional Development Activities are offered at the county/school level during the year. You may attend any of these activities within a three-year period. Please contact your county office for information on activities.
The following is a list of requirements that will be recorded and maintained at the "home" county in which you choose to substitute. This information is being provided in order for you to begin to work toward meeting some of the requirements such as requesting college transcripts. If you wish to substitute in more than one county, you will need to contact each individual county office. The items listed below will be submitted to the county(ies) when you go to orientation at the county level, not at the substitute teacher training.
Application for substitute permit including a $25.00 licensure fee.
Copy of Driver's License.
Copy of Social Security Card.
Official College Transcript(s) from each college you attended (must have 2.0 GPA, which includes all college hours taken).
TB Test from the local health department. (Every two years)
Fingerprinting - $45.35 background check
Substitute Teacher Application from the County Office.
Two hours of observation at K-4, 5-8 and 9-12 unless otherwise specified by the county.
Completed all requirements of the Regional Training Class.
Orientation training at the county level.
You must have a Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of a 2.0 GPA to be eligible. There is a $50.00 registration fee, made payable to RESA 8, to attend Substitute Teacher Training. NO REFUNDS! If you have any questions, you may contact Melissa Acquino at (304) 596-2661 or send an email to email@example.com