Cumberland County Schools' 'newest teachers to the profession recently attended a Beginning Teacher (BT) Orientation. Their days were filled with sessions about English Language Arts, reading and mathematics resources as well as effective engagement strategies to get and keep students excited about learning.
BT Orientation kicked off on August 3 in the auditorium at Terry Sanford High School. The guest speaker was Cumberland International Early College High School Teacher Maureen Stover, who was a recent National Teacher of the Year Finalist.
Nearly 200 fledgling teachers completed the week-long Orientation armed with all essentials for becoming an effective educator.