Substitute Teacher Academy at GSU

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)–  To help develop successful substitute teachers, Governors State University is sponsoring a daylong Substitute Teacher Academy with Resources on April 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Hall of Honors. Many school districts are in need of qualified substitute teachers. This workshop will help experienced and new substitutes to increase their knowledge and skills. 

The academy will teach substitute teachers what to expect, they take over a classroom, what to do in an emergency, how to maintain classroom control, and how to follow the teacher’s lesson plans. It will also provide ideas and activities both new and experienced subs can adapt and use in any school and any grade.

The registration fee is $50, which includes lunch and all materials. Seating is limited to 40 registrants. Advance registration is required. Call (708) 534-4024. Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park.