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Land the Best Teaching Position for You

With qualified teachers in such high demand across the country, you may be wondering how hard you even have to try to get hired. The truth is, however, searching for the right teaching position can be overwhelming. How can you make sure you’ll thrive in your new school environment before classes even begin? This virtual workshop will help you prepare your résumé, cover letter, and recommendations; research districts and schools for the best fit; and prepare for a successful interview.

Participants will learn:

  • How to write a résumé and cover letter
  • How to ask for a letter of recommendation
  • How to conduct a successful job search, including job fairs
  • How to research a school for a good fit How to prepare for a teaching interview

Samantha Fecich

Dr. Samantha Fecich is a professor, author, speaker, and educational consultant and can be found on Twitter and Instagram @SFecich. An Associate Professor of education for 8 years, she is the author of EduMagic: A Guide for Preservice Teachers and EduMagic Shine On: A Guide for New Teachers. She holds a PhD. in learning, design, and technology from Penn State University and a master's degree in special education and instructional technology from Penn State University. You can find more of Dr. Fecich's work, including her blog and podcast at https://www.sfecich.com.


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