Professional Development | FRESH



    Participants will learn about their roles and responsibilities as a substitute teacher, including:

    • Understanding and executing academic lesson plans
    • Preparing lesson plans when lesson plans aren't available
    • Classroom management
    • Maintaining appropriate student records, including recording grades
    • School policy and emergency response

    Substitute Boot Camps are scheduled to be held via Zoom 4 - 7:30 pm on the following dates:

    • Thursday, April 1
    • Thursday, April 15



    You can also earn a $300 stipend after registering and attending the Boot Camp, obtaining your substitute authorization and working a minimum of one day as a substitute in a Colorado district, BOCES, charter or approved facility school.


    Visit the BE A SUB! WEBPAGE for additional information, including Boot Camp registration details and application information for the substitute stipend.

    CDE Substitute Resources:

    CDE Substitute Preparation Guide

    NASDTEC Model Code of Ethics for Educators

    From Survive to Thrive: What Great Substitute Teachers Do Differently


    D6 Topics coming soon:

    • Special Education 
    • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education
    • Classroom Management
    • How to Write Lesson Plans
    • Safe and Secure classrooms
    • Social and Emotional Wellbeing