Re: TAP: Teacher Advancement Program

    On 3/12/11, 479 wrote:
    > On 3/11/11, Jill wrote:
    >> I want to hear from teachers who have participated in the
    >> Teacher Advancement Program (TAP). What are your thoughts?
    >> Experiences? Likes? Dislikes? Our school is participating
    >> next year. Teachers who don't want to participate have the
    >> option to transfer to a non-TAP school, and I want to make
    >> an informed decision about whether to stay or go. (I'm in
    >> AZ, and TAP is pretty new here, so I'm reaching out to
    >> teachers in other states who have had experience with this
    >> program. I know TAP is in place in a lot of Colorado
    >> schools, so any info anyone can give me would be very much
    >> appreciated.)
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    > I have never heard of this program, also, and would love to
    > learn more. I've worked as a substitute and now as a para, and
    > am trying to learn more about teaching positions. There seems
    > to be some kind of informational black-out; as no one knows
    > anything about teacher support groups, when meetings for any
    > groups take place, or how to learn more. So, lets cut to the
    > chase already.