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Teacher Support Center

Teacher Support Center Closing June 16, 2022

The HCPSS Teacher Support Center will close for the summer on Thursday, June 16 at 6 p.m., and will reopen in August with expanded hours.

Regular hours for the 2021-2022 school year are Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Please note:

  • Appointments are not required.
  • Color printing is not available at this time.
  • Masks are voluntary in all HCPSS buildings.

2022-2023 School Year

Expanded August Hours

The Teacher Support Center will reopen for the 2022-2023 school year August 15 with expanded hours of:

  • August 15-17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • August 23-25, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Regular Hours

Regular hours for the 2022-2023 school year are Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., beginning Aug. 31.

Please note:

  • Appointments are not required.
  • Color printing is not available at this time.
  • Masks are voluntary in all HCPSS buildings.

Our Services

All HCPSS teachers and instructional staff can access the Teacher Support Center to laminate, create posters, die cut, create instructional materials, die cut, and browse instructional aides.

Teachers are welcome to bring their own paper or they can use our paper. There is no charge for paper, supplies, or laminating for HCPSS staff.

Location:

9645 Gerwig Lane
Columbia, MD 21046
Phone: 410-313-7013

Regular Hours of Operation:

Wednesday & Thursday 10 a.m. -6 p.m.

Contact: Brianne Miller

Die Cuts

The Teacher Support Center has a comprehensive collection of over 900 decorative dies from 1″ to 14″ and 7 different alphabetic fonts from 2″ to 10″. There are 70 different Resource and Culture boxes that can be borrowed. A variety of teaching/learning aides in Math, Science, Language Arts, and Social Studies are on display with master copies available.

Anything that can be cut with scissors can be cut on the die cut machines. Please no foam core board.

Materials the die cut machines will cut:

  • Cardstock
  • Compressed Sponges
  • Construction paper
  • Cotton fabric
  • Felt
  • File folders
  • Foam sheets
  • Foil
  • Magazine pages
  • Maps
  • Metallic tissue paper
  • Newspaper
  • Poster Board
  • Sandpaper
  • Tissue paper
  • Wallpaper

Note: If you want your die cut items to be laminated, laminate the paper first, if your die cut items are to be glued on to something else, laminate the whole thing when you are done.

View a current list of available die-cuts