Q: Do you suggest putting “References available upon request” on résumés or listing the references with their contact information?
A: You should definitely list your references. It’s a given in K-12 education that not only will they contact your references, but they will likely speak with all of them. Most applications require a minimum of three references just to apply. If your résumé is on the edge of being too long, then have a separate references page.
Q: I am working on my master’s degree with a focus on literacy instruction. If a potential employer asks, “Why should I hire someone with a master’s degree when I can get a good teacher with only a bachelor’s degree?” what can I say to help them see the value of my degree?Log in or become a member to read more!