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Teacher Support
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AACPS provides numerous resources to aid in the professional development and personal support of our staff.

Division of Professional Growth & Development
The Division of Professional Growth & Development strives to provide continuous and focused learning for all employees, serve as a school system professional learning network, and advance individual and organizational development in order to ensure achievement for every student. Various courses are held throughout the year that are open to all employees. In addition, several area colleges and universities offer credit classes through Staff Development at satellite locations in Anne Arundel County.

New Teachers
Anne Arundel County Public Schools provides numerous programs to support our new teachers. Read more information on New Teacher Support here

National Board Certification

National Board Certification (NBC) is the highest teaching credential in the nation! Certification is offered in 24 different certificate areas across seven developmental age groups and covers more than 95percent of PreK-12 education areas.
Review some of the ways AACPS supports teachers striving for National Board Certification here

For additional information on National Board Certification please visit

Minority Educators

Anne Arundel Association of Black School Educators (AAABSE) A division of the National Association of Black School Educators, AAASBE is designed to provide professional and personal support to minority educators. Members span the profession of educators from teachers to the Superintendent. AAABSE hosts numerous networking opportunities throughout the year and is a great resource to both new and seasoned educators within Anne Arundel County Public Schools.