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What’s missing in Kentucky’s schools? You.

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You can positively impact the lives of children and families now and for generations to come. You can have a hand in preparing and shaping Kentucky’s next generation of leaders. You can inspire Kentucky’s next generation of scientists, healthcare professionals, educators, attorneys and athletes.

Take the next step toward teaching. Kentucky students need you.

Where do I start?

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I’m a high school student interested in learning more about the teaching profession.
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I’m in college or about to enter college and want to learn more about educator preparation programs in Kentucky.
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I’m interested in changing careers and want to learn more about how I can become a teacher in Kentucky.

GoTeachKY is an initiative from the Kentucky Department of Education. Through GoTeachKY, we are recruiting the next generation of Kentucky educators to remedy the critical teacher shortage currently affecting every state in America. Research supports that the most important factor contributing to student achievement is effective teachers. It is the mission of GoTeachKY to ensure that all students across the Commonwealth have equitable access to effective educators.