NGRESA Awarded Grants for Endorsements and GaTAPP
NGRESA has been awarded three grants totaling $732,845 dollars from the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) for Teacher and Leader Support and Development over the next two years. The GaDOE Teacher and Leader Support and Development Grants will support Georgia educator recruitment initiatives for endorsements and GaTAPP across the state. At NGRESA, the grants will fund for eligible candidates the cost of tuition for offered endorsements, as well as book vouchers. For GaTAPP, partial tuition scholarships will be funded for eligible candidates.
Grants awarded include the Georgia Teacher Endorsement Grant, the Georgia Teacher Leader Endorsement Grant, and the GaTAPP Grant.
Eligible endorsements offered for FY23 include the following: Coaching Endorsement, Dyslexia Endorsement, ESOL Endorsement, Gifted Endorsement, Online Teaching Endorsement, and Reading Endorsement. Candidates committed to completing these endorsements to enhance their teaching expertise are encouraged to register. Priority enrollment and grant awards will be given to applicants from NGRESA partner districts: Cherokee, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens, and Whitfield. Those outside NGRESA should check with their RESA for availability of funds. For registration information, please visit our website: https://www.ngresa.org/index.php/professional-learning/endorsements
Enrollment for NGRESA GaTAPP is on-going, and those potential candidates hired by partner districts who need to complete this program should apply. Please visit our website for more information: https://www.ngresa.org/index.php/professional-learning/gatapp
This course will focus on the five areas of reading and how to implement reading and writing strategies across the curriculum. Using assessments and planning for instruction will be part of this course. Using picture books to teach literacy elements (at all grade levels) and writing in a variety of genres will be implemented. The target audience will be any Georgia P-12 certified teacher.
INSTRUCTOR: Mr. Toby Westmoreland, Ed.S.
COST: $350 (in North Georgia RESA area)
$450 (out of North Georgia RESA area)
Submitting the registration form below will pre-register you for the course. Upon submitting this form, please mail a money order or cashier's check ONLY to the address below. PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED PRIOR TO BEGINNING THE COURSE. NO REFUNDS will be given. YOU ARE NOT FULLY REGISTERED UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED IN OUR OFFICE. WHEN PAYMENT IS RECEIVED YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA EMAIL.
North Georgia RESA
ATTN: Donna Cox
4731 Old Highway 5 South
Ellijay, GA 30540
This is an "at-your-own pace" online course. You can begin the course at any time during the year.
For questions, contact North Georgia RESA Professional Learning Office at 706-276-1111.
|Cut off date||06-30-2023|
|Individual Price||$350 in-area fee/$450 out-of-area fee|
Click HERE for the consolidated RESA System Calendar. This Calendar includes important dates for NGRESA and member systems. It includes holidays, breaks, planning days, and other dates.
System dates were accurate at the time of creation but are subject to change. Please consult each system's official calendar for the most up to date information.