Teacher Academy of Maryland:
Carroll County Public Schools
What is TAM?
The Teacher Academy of Maryland (TAM) completer program is a Career and Technology Education (CTE) program of study that seeks to address the persistent teacher shortage challenge by creating a pipeline of teacher candidates.
The four TAM courses give students hands-on experiences and early exposure to the teaching profession.
Critical Shortage Areas:
Middle School Education
Family and Consumer Sciences
ESOL, English, French & Spanish
Art and Dance
Media Specialists, School Psychologists, & Speech and Language Pathologists
*According to Maryland Teacher Staffing Report (2016-2018)