Alternative Teacher Certification Information Session

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Learn how to earn elementary teacher certification while receiving a salary and securing a teaching position through Governors State University’s Alternative Certification Program. Information sessions will be held on Wednesday, June 10, and Monday, July 6, at 7 p.m., in the Hall of Honors, at Governors State University, 1 University Parkway, University Park.

Since the Alternative Teacher Certification program at Governors State University began ten years ago, more than 220 participants have changed careers to become some of the most well-trained, supported, and effective educators in the south suburbs and Chicago.

This program is open to college graduates with five years work experience after receiving a bachelor’s degree. The application deadline for the Alternative Certification program, beginning Spring 2010, is December 15, 2009.

For more information, call (708) 534-4399 or visit www.govst.edu/altcert.