Holyoke Public Schools
You are
  • A Black or Latino/Latina para-educator

  • A college graduate with a bachelor’s degree or higher 

  • Currently employed by the Holyoke Public Schools

  • An aspiring teacher

Quick Contacts

Holyoke Public Schools Contact

Kelly A. Curran, Manager of Recruitment

413-512-5336 or 413-534-2000, ext. 1503



Mount Holyoke College Contact

Amy Asadoorian 

Admission and Communication Coordinator



Paradigm Shift Program Coordinator
Danielle Phillips



Your Path: Holyoke Public Schools Para-educators

Paradigm Shift is here to help you become a licensed teacher.
Here are the steps you need to follow:

Holyoke Public Schools Financial and Academic Support

In addition to federal and state financial support, there are opportunities for financial and academic support available specifically for Holyoke Public Schools para-educators working to obtain their initial teaching license.


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