PDE Updates

Perspective Teacher Substitutes

Effective with the 2016-17 school year, PA Act 86 of June, 2016, will allow current students enrolled in a qualifying teacher preparation program, working toward Pennsylvania Certification, to work as a substitute teacher.

In order to participate in the program, you must meet all of the criteria listed below:

*You must be at least 18 years of age and a United States citizen,

*You must be currently enrolled in a  Pennsylvania State college or University, 

 *You must be enrolled in a qualifying Teacher Preperation Program, 

*You must have acquired 60 college credits to date,

*You must earn at least 15 college credits per semester.

If you are interested in this program and would like more information, please contact Substitute Teacher Service at

1-800-884-7827.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
7:30am - 4:00pm

HR Contact Info

Diane A. Gibson
Director of Human Resources
803 Oak Boulevard
Ephrata, PA 17522
Phone: 717-721-1513
Fax: 717-721-1530
diane_gibson@easdpa.org
Jill Miller
Human Resources Admin. Assistant
803 Oak Boulevard
Ephrata, PA 17522
Phone: 717-721-1513
Fax: 717-721-1530
jill_miller@easdpa.org