If you have already registered with the program, there are two main areas for which you should prepare.

Eligibility for Hire
Just because you are a Troops to Teachers program participant does not imply that you are initially eligible for hire as a teacher. You must still meet the normal North Carolina requirements for gaining employment for your desired subject area and grade level. Please see the link above for current thoughts on how we view eligibility for hire.

Preparation for Hire
If you are not currently eligible for hire as a teacher, you can see the link above for some resources on contacting a university or college that may have an appropriate education program for your desired subject area.

If you are eligible for hire as a teacher, you must still complete the required application procedures for the school systems in which you are seeking employment and then market yourself appropriately with guidance from the school system personnel office.