Recent Graduates

  • With one of the longest running teacher/mentor programs in Arizona, the Washington Elementary School District is the ideal place to start your teaching career. The BEGIN program is a three-year teacher induction program providing professional development, coaching and grade/content-area-specific teaching strategies. Master teachers serve as cadre leaders and provide practical teaching and management techniques to the program participants, as well as offer classroom coaching and observations to assist with specific needs. Join the more than 2,000 Valley educators who have graduated from the BEGIN program! 
  • BEGIN, three-year teacher induction program, began 26 years ago and is the longest functioning program of its kind in Arizona.
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  • WESD BEGIN Program- Phoenix teaching jobs
      RheaAnne Malmgren , social studies and science teacher, graduates from the BEGIN program.