Troops to Teachers Information:
Troops to Teachers: Veterans enrolled in the teacher certification program may be eligible for financial assistance from the Troops to Teachers Program. Veterans who have retired or have completed ten years of Selected Reserve service or have completed six years of active duty may be eligible to register for the Troops to Teachers Program. Additional information is available at www.proudtoserveagain.com.
Veterans may contact the Pennsylvania Department of Education:
Coordinator, Troops to Teachers
Department of Education
Veterans/Military Education 12th Floor
333 Market Street
Harrisburg PA 17126-0333
Toll Free: 866-242-3295
Veterans may also be eligible for GI Bill benefits to assist with the cost of the teacher certification program. They should contact the VA at www.gibill.va.gov.