Haywood Community College and Haywood County Public Schools will offer Effective Teacher Training Classes beginning Monday, August 31, 2009 through Friday, September 4. Hours of instruction are 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. This class is recommended preparation for substitute teachers for Haywood County Public Schools. It is also an excellent quick course in learning methodologies and classroom management for current or returning teachers and can be completed for certification renewal. Curriculum for this course is approved by Haywood County Public Schools.

The textbook, Substitute Teachers Handbook, costs approximately $25 and can be purchased at the HCC bookstore. Please purchase the textbook in advance of the start date of class. Attendance at all classes is required.

There is a registration fee of $120 for the Effective Teacher Training Classes. To register, please call HCC Enrollment Management at 627-4505 or visit the second floor of Student Services. For additional information, please contact Hilary Cobb at (828) 564-5107 or hcobb@haywood.edu.