Westside Expands Its ‘Grow Our Own’ Programs to Address Staff Shortages
Midland University + Westside Community Schools
Sixteen paraprofessionals at the Westside Community Schools are at the start of a new chapter in their careers: They are on the road to becoming teachers.
The employees are receiving free tuition from Midland University to complete a two-year program that will give them a teaching degree with an optional endorsement. Westside announced the program in February, and the cohort began its first classes in May.
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