For Teachers

CHS-certified high school teachers collaborate with Pitt's world-class faculty to deliver courses that earn both high school and University of Pittsburgh credit.

The first step in offering CHS courses in a high school is for teachers to become certified by CHS. To gain certification, complete an application through Aspire which will by reviewed by Pitt Faculty. Certification is granted once the application is approved and you attend a teacher-orientation program. Interested high school principals, superintendents, or teachers should contact the CHS office.

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Becoming a CHS Teacher

Information regarding the application process can be found here.

Apply to teach with CHS, manage your courses, and more in Aspire.

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Review CHS grading procedures and grade rosters used for the program. 

CHS Teacher receiving professional development.


Learn about opportunities for professional development, Act 48 credits, networking with other CHS teachers, and more.

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CHS Teachers make a committment to their students. Review the Teacher Agreement.

More than 99% of CHS teachers surveyed agree that CHS provides a supportive, positive partnership for them and their high school.