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Friday, September 9, 2016

Job Opportunity Teaching Strings

The Thomas Jefferson Strings Club is currently searching for candidates to instruct the Thomas Jefferson Elementary Strings Club in Falls Church City. For the past two years, the club has been open to 4th and 5th graders and meets after school (at 4 pm and/or 5 pm) on one or two days per week.

For more information, refer to the following position description: JOB DESCRIPTION ANNOUNCEMENT

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Praxis Core Math Test Workshop

The College of Education and Human Development is offering a test preparation workshop for the Praxis Core Math Test. This test is a Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) teacher preparation program entry requirement. This is a good opportunity for undergraduate (BME) and licensure (MELC) students who do not have SAT or ACT equivalency scores to brush up on their math skills. The dates, times, and cost of the workshop are as follows:
  • When: Saturday, October 8, 15, 22, and 29 
  • Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm 
  • Where: George Mason University Fairfax Campus 
  • Instructor: Dr. Lynn Gardner 
  • Required Textbook: Core Math Made Easy at
  • Registration Cost: $270 ($245 for Mason Students)
Complete and submit the REGISTRATION FORM to attend this workshop. Instructions are on the form.