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Looking to make a career change? How about a fast-start teacher training program?

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The CCSD Alternative Routes to Licensure (ARL) Program offers unique opportunities for individuals seeking a rewarding career teaching students in high-needs areas. CCSD welcomes strong, diverse candidates with rich life experiences, conferred bachelor’s degrees in areas other than education, and a passion for helping all students succeed.

Want more local options? Click here for information on all local Approved ARL Providers.

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Don’t live in the Las Vegas Valley? Don’t worry – we get it! If accepted into our program, we will give you a Conditional Offer of Employment which guarantees a teaching position if all program requirements are met.

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ARL teachers receive the same benefits and salary contract as traditionally certified teachers.

Meet Some of Our Career Changers Who Found the Classroom to be Their Calling!

Roxana Perez

Roxana Perez

Elementary Teacher

Former Career:
Human Services

Michael Doerfler

Michael Doerfler

Elementary Teacher

Former Career:
Professional Entertainer/
Las Vegas Headliner

Tammy Shapiro

Tammy Shapiro

Elementary Teacher

Former Career:
New York Attorney

Is the classroom your calling? Click here to find out if you meet the minimum qualifications for the CCSD ARL Program.

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Our ARL candidates come from all walks of life. We have rocket scientists, fashion designers, and even an Apache helicopter pilot. What do they all have in common? A passion for helping all students succeed!

Click here to read how one career changer found his calling in the classroom.