Topic: Resumes, Interviews, and Portfolios
Our expert talks about whether teaching contracts are negotiable, what to do if your principal won't write a recommendation, and how to assess a school's culture during an interview.... read more.
This new teacher found her first job, and you can, too. Learn from her experience, and find out how to stand out.... read more.
Get the scoop on where to find job listings, how to answer the "tell me about yourself" question, and what the most common mistake is that candidates make in an interview.... read more.
Our expert shares the scoop on following up after an interview. Plus, find out whether to bring a lesson plan when you interview for a teaching job and how to stay motivated during your job search.... read more.
Get expert advice on whether employers are checking your social media history, how to answer the question about your strengths and weaknesses, and what to wear to an interview.... read more.
Our expert tells you how long your résumé should be, discusses electronic portfolios, and weighs in on whether to take copies of your résumé to the interview.... read more.
The Job Hunt: Letters of recommendation, resume reviewers, business cards, and international teaching jobs
Get expert advice on what to do if the principal won’t write a letter of recommendation, whether to print business cards, who to ask to review your résumé, and more.... read more.
Many first-year teachers get laid off at the end of the school year due to budget reductions. How prepared are you for this curve in your teaching career path?... read more.
Can you use the same cover letter for all your applications? Should you tell a district if you're planning to move to another state? See what our expert says.... read more.
Our expert offers advice on whether to list references on your résumé, if you should take substitute teaching jobs outside your field, and more tips to help you land a teaching job.... read more.