This full-year, college-articulated course is offered at Elizabeth High School every other year. The next opportunity to sign up for Teacher Cadets will be for the 2020-2021 school-year.
Teacher Cadet is an innovative, curriculum-based college level course designed to attract talented young people to the education profession through a challenging introduction to teaching. Cadets create a rigorous portfolio, and complete an nternship, completing 50 hours of field experience, observing and working in the classroom.
The Program seeks to provide high school students insight into the nature of teaching, the problems of schooling, and the critical issues affecting the quality of education in America’s schools. Candidates must meet a 3.0 GPA requirement, and complete an application process.