The Arkansas Department of Education's Recruitment and Retention Office is looking for qualified teachers,
like YOU. Their innovative Non-Traditional Licensure Program was created for individuals who did not
receive their college degree in education but have a heart to teach our future leaders.
We invite you to make a difference in a child's life while working in one of the most affordable and
beautiful states in the country. Arkansas values its teachers and provides many incentives, such as
forgivable loans and scholarships for licensed teachers in areas such as: science, special education,
and foreign languages. The time is right for you to come to Arkansas! Our students are waiting to learn from you.
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Salary data obtained from Department of Labor, May 2015 state occupational employment and wage estimates.
Charter schools are public schools that operate with freedom from many of the local and state regulations that apply to traditional public schools. Charter schools allow parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, and others the flexibility to innovate and provide students with increased educational options within the public school system.
We provide individualized counseling to assist you in exploring and selecting the best pathway to teaching and employment based on your unique needs and goals. To contact one of our counselors, use the quick message below.
to visit the Arkansas state certification website.
Public schools are schools that are maintained at public expense for the education of the children of a community or district and that constitutes a part of a system of free education.
The Bureau of Indian Education oversees a total of 183 elementary, secondary, residential, and peripheral dormitories across 23 states. 129 schools are tribally controlled under P.L. 93-638 Indian Self Determination Contracts or P.L. 100-297 Tribally controlled Grant Schools Act. 54 schools are operated by the Bureau of Indian education.
Arkansas does not have any Bureau of Indian Education funded schools, but may have schools with large popuplations of Native
American students. For additional information, please visit the Indian Affairs page.
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