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The Definitive Guide to Getting a Teaching Job by Mary C. Clement
Call Number: Peabody LB 1780 .C474 2007
Publication Date: 2007-06-14
The Definitive Guide to Getting a Teaching Job is just what the title says - one-stop shopping for everything you need to know to become a teacher. Covering where to find jobs, how to write teacher resumes and cover letters, and the most comprehensive list of specific interview questions, this book is a must read for both graduates of colleges of education and job changers seeking second careers in teaching.
Whether you are seeking initial licensure or adding an endorsement to your teaching license, begin with these links for more informaton about the process.
Know which PRAXIS tests you need to take for Tennessee Certification.
School District Information
Once you have narrowed your search for a teaching job to a particular school district or state, you will want to learn more about the district and schools. The U.S. Department of Education regularly collects data such as demographics and test scores from every school district. The links below are tools to help you learn more about school districts across the United States.
The Common Core of Data (CCD) is a program of the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics that annually collects fiscal and non-fiscal data about all public schools, public school districts and state education agencies in the United States.
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