Alternative Licensure

  • Are you interested in teaching, but do not have a teaching license?  You may be eligible for an alternative pathway.

Future NC Teachers

  • Are you interested in getting your teaching license? Our friends at have lots of free tools and resources to help you get started:

    • 1-on-1 advising calls to answer all your questions and choose an educator preparation program that’s right for you
    • how-to guides to demystify eligibility, testing, and financial aid
    • interactive application checklists to keep you on track
    • fee reimbursements to help cover licensure and testing expenses
    • a $1000 scholarship to help make your dream of becoming a teacher more economical
    • Sign up for a free TeachNC account today to get started.

    Union County Public Schools is committed to helping you achieve your dream of becoming a teacher!

Contact Us

  • Liz Potter (Lead Licensure Specialist)

  • Rita Cannady (Licensure Specialist)

  • Karen Martin (Licensure Specialist)

  • Jackie Sheppard( Licensure Specialist)