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West Virginia is known for its majestic landscapes, fantastic outdoor activities, and compelling business opportunities. If you are looking to pursue a career that allows you to make a positive impact on the lives of children and the community, look no further. West Virginia educators are well equipped to nurture and shape the minds of tomorrow as they ensure the success of all students.

This web resource is designed to guide individuals as they begin educational career paths to become teachers, administrators and supportive staff of West Virginia schools. The educator preparation section includes information about state-approved educator preparation programs. Those who would like to apply for licensure may select the certification section. Those seeking employment may select the job opportunities section. Educators looking to enhance their professional skills and pay may review the professional growth section.

Do you have what it takes to lead children as they work to become champions of an exciting and technologically advanced era? Come, join us by using your voice to change the lives of students in the Mountain State. Teach West Virginia!

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