Northampton Public Schools

You are

  • An education support professional or teacher-on-waiver who is also a person of color

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

  • Currently employed by Northampton Public Schools

  • An aspiring special education teacher

Quick Contacts

Northampton Public Schools Contact

John Provost, Superintendent

(413) 587-1331, ext. 7


Collaborative for Educational Services Contact

Suzanne Judson-Whitehouse

Director of Educator Licensure and Credentialing

(413) 588-2485

Paradigm Shift Program Coordinator
Danielle Phillips

(413) 542-4018


Your Path: Northampton Public Schools

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


Northampton Public Schools Financial
and Academic Support

In addition to federal and state financial support, there are opportunities for financial support available specifically for Northampton Public Schools' ESPs and teachers on a waiver working to obtain their initial teaching license.


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