Career Tools

Job hunting is hard enough, but with Teachworthy you’ve got a critical advantage.

We put the odds in your favor with tools, resume templates, interview examples, and much more. You’ll be prepared and confident enough to walk onto any campus and secure the opportunity you desire. You’re not alone, Teachworthy is here to help.

As a Teachworthy Alumni, you’re part of the family. Our connections to over 1,000+ Texas districts and their leaders means open doors for you. The first step is to apply for free. We can’t wait to see you.

Once you apply and are enrolled with Teachworthy, your Program Advisor will coach you through all you need to know to get hired.

Upcoming Job Fairs

Austin / Central Texas

UMHB Spring 2020 Education Job Fair

Don’t miss this event! School districts from all over the state will be in attendance and seeking to recruit! Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, SOEs/Enrollment Letters and Lesson Plans!

THURSDAY, MARCH 19TH

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

MCLANE GREAT HALL, BAWCOM STUDENT UNION

900 College Street
Belton, Texas 76513

 

Copperas Cove ISD SPED Professionals Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event for SPED professionals! Copperas Cove ISD is a phenomenal district to work for – and there is a good chance of being interviewed on the spot!
Please dress professionally and bring plenty of SOEs, Resumes, and Lesson Plans!

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SATURDAY, MARCH 21ST

8:30 am – 11:30 am

COPPERAS COVE HIGH SCHOOL

400 S 25th St
Copperas Cove, TX 76522

 

Leander ISD Teacher Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event! Leander ISD may interview you on the spot for a teaching position!
Please dress professionally and bring plenty of Resumes, SOEs, and Lesson Plans!

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SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

REED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

1515 Little Elm Trail
Cedar Park, TX 78613

 

Killeen ISD Teacher Job Fair

Click the “Learn More” button to register for the event!
Be sure to bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional attire is suggested.

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SATURDAY, MARCH 28TH

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

HARKER HEIGHTS HIGH SCHOOL

1001 E. FM 2410 Rd.
Harker Heights, TX 76548

Dallas / Fort Worth

Arlington ISD Teacher Job Fair

Please bring your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE.
Be sure to dress professionally.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

DAN DIPERT CAREER AND TECHNICAL CENTER

2101 Browning Dr,
Arlington, TX 76010

 

Plano ISD Teacher Job Fair

Click the “Learn More” button to register for the event.
Bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional dress is suggested.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 18TH

9:00 am – 11:00 am

PLANO WEST HIGH SCHOOL

5601 West Parker Rd.
Plano, TX 75093

 

North Central Texas Association of School Personnel Administrators Teacher Job Fair

Job Fair will be at the Arlington Convention Center (Between the Arlington Sheraton and Rangers Ballpark in Arlington).
Registration is FREE but REQUIRED please click the learn more button to register.
Parking is at your own expense $5 cash only.
Please dress business professional bring your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (If available).
Be prepared for interviews as some districts will conduct interviews on site.
Plan ahead by researching the districts you want to visit.

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MONDAY, APRIL 20TH

8:30 am – 11:30 am

ARLINGTON CONVENTION CENTER

1200 Ballpark Way
Arlington, Texas 76011

Greater Houston Area

West Orange-Cove CISD Teacher Job Fair

No registration required!  Be sure to bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional dress is suggested.

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SATURDAY, MARCH 7TH

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

WEST ORANGE COVE CISD ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

902 W. Park Ave.
Orange, TX 77630

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Harmony Public Schools Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event in the Houston area! Hiring and interviews may be conducted on the spot! Don’t pass up the chance to work for the Harmony team!  Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, lessons plans and SOEs!

SATURDAY, MARCH 21ST

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

HARMONY SCIENCE ACADEMY – CYPRESS

7047 Greenhouse Rd
Katy, Texas 77449

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Klein ISD Job Fair

Don’t miss this great opportunity to get hired as a teacher with Klein ISD! Attend this hiring event for a chance to be interviewed on the spot!
Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, SOEs and lesson plans!

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SATURDAY, MARCH 21ST

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

KLEIN CAIN HIGH SCHOOL

10201 Spring Cypress Rd
Klein, TX 77070

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Dickinson ISD Job Fair

No registration required. Please be sure to bring plenty of copies of your enrollment letter, SOE, and resume.
Please also be sure to dress business professional.

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SATURDAY, MARCH 28TH

9:30 am – 11:30 am

DICKINSON HIGH SCHOOL

3800 Baker Drive
Dickinson, Tx, 77539

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HAVE QUESTIONS?

Send MessageCall 281-229-6076

 

Cleveland ISD Teacher Job Fair

Click the “Learn More” button to apply today! Be sure to bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional dress is suggested.

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SATURDAY, MARCH 28TH

9:00 am – 1:00 pm

CLEVELAND HIGH SCHOOL

1600 Houston St.
Cleveland, TX 77327

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Harmony Public Schools Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event in the Houston area! Hiring and interviews may be conducted on the spot! Don’t pass up the chance to work for the Harmony team! Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, lessons plans and SOEs!

SATURDAY, MARCH 28TH

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

HARMONY SCHOOL OF INNOVATION – SUGAR LAND

13522 W Airport Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77478

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La Port ISD

THURSDAY, APRIL 2ND, 2020

5:00pm – 7:00pm

La Porte High School

301 E. Fairmont Parkway

La Porte, TX 77571

La Porte ISD has employment opportunities for certified teachers at the elementary, junior high school and high school campuses for the 2020 -2021 school year.
• Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as
possible. Apply online at www.lpisd.org

Channelview ISD Teacher Job Fair

Registration not necessary.  Be sure to bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional dress is suggested.

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FRIDAY, APRIL 3RD

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CHANNELVIEW HIGH SCHOOL

1100 Sheldon Rd.
Houston, TX 77530

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FORT BEND ISD All Star Talent Draft

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

9am to 1pm at Constellation Field.

1 Stadium Dr, Sugar Land, TX 77498

 

Humble ISD Job Fair

Click the “Learn More” button to register.  Be sure to bring enough copies of your SOE, enrollment letter, and resume.
Please dress business professional.

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FRIDAY, APRIL 24TH

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

HUMBLE CIVIC CENTER

8233 Will Clayton Pkwy
Humble, Texas 77338

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HAVE QUESTIONS?

Send MessageCall 281-641-8168

 

Harmony Public Schools Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event in the Houston area! Hiring and interviews may be conducted on the spot! Don’t pass up the chance to work for the Harmony team!  Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, lessons plans and SOEs!

SATURDAY, APRIL 25TH

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

HARMONY SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE – HOUSTON

7340 Gessner Rd
Houston, Texas 77040

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Alief ISD Teacher Job Fair

No registration necessary. Request that only individuals who have access to their SOE attend.
Professional dress is recommended.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 25TH

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

TAYLOR HIGH SCHOOL

7555 Howell Sugar Land Rd.
Houston, TX 77083

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Harmony Public Schools Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event in the Houston area! Hiring and interviews may be conducted on the spot! Don’t pass up the chance to work for the Harmony team! Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, lessons plans and SOEs!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27TH

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

HARMONY SCHOOL OF INNOVATION – SUGAR LAND

13522 W Airport Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77478

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Harmony Public Schools Job Fair

Don’t miss this great hiring event in the Houston area! Hiring and interviews may be conducted on the spot! Don’t pass up the chance to work for the Harmony team! Please dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes, lessons plans and SOEs!

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3RD

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

HARMONY SCHOOL OF ENRICHMENT – HOUSTON

3207 North Sam Houston Pkwy W
Houston, Texas 77038

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San Antonio Area

Texas State University Job Fair

Career Services and the College of Education will be hosting 150+ school districts at the Embassy Suites and Conference Center in San Marcos. Remember to bring several copies of your resume, SOE, and lesson plans to share with the employers you connect with. There will be interviews to follow the fair by invitation only from 12:30 P.M. to 4 P.M.

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THURSDAY, APRIL 2ND

9:00 am – 11:30 am

EMBASSY SUITES & CONFERENCE CENTER; EMBASSY SUITES & CONFERENCE CENTER

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North Texas

Texas Tech Teacher Job Fair

Representatives from top school districts will be in attendance at this year’s Teacher Job Fair! Come and familiarize yourself with the job market and get acquainted with offerings from various school districts. Professional dress is required and be sure to bring plenty of resumes to distribute – as well as SOEs/Enrollment Letters and Lesson Plans!

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TUESDAY, MARCH 24TH

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY CAREER CENTER, WIGGINS COMPLEX

Wiggins Complex – Box 45006
Lubbock, Texas 79409

 

Lubbock ISD Teacher Job Fair

No pre-registration required! Be sure to bring plenty copies of your resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if applicable).
Professional dress is suggested.

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SATURDAY, APRIL 4TH

9:00 am – 11:30 am

MONTEREY HIGH SCHOOL

3711 47th Street
Lubbock, TX 79413

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South Texas

Harlingen Consolidated Talent Acquisition Job Fair

Harlingen CISD is hosting a Talent Acquisition Event.
Registration and applications are required at www.applitrack.com/hcisd by 2/28/2020.
Please bring you professional resume, enrollment letter, and SOE (if available).
Please remember to dress business professional

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SATURDAY, MARCH 28TH

8:00 am –

HARLINGEN SCHOOL OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS

2302 N. 21st Street
Harlingen Texas 78550

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Resume Help

We strongly suggest completing a first draft of your resume prior to looking at these resources.

Resume Checklist
  • Professional email address.
  • No grammar or spelling errors.
  • Reviewed by one other person (friend or family).
  • Removed all abbreviations.
  • Remove duplicate action verbs.
  • Removed all ambiguous or industry specific language.
  • All bullet points end in a period (or not). Be consistent.
  • Is it easily read? Check font, font size, design clutter.
  • No gaps in experience section dates between jobs.
  • Avoid the word “I.”
  • Answer the question: “Why should someone hire you?”
What Employers Look for on a Resume
Additional Resume Templates

Interview Preparation

You have written a great teacher resume and secured an interview. Now is the time to demonstrate the impact you can make in the lives of children.

Using the STAR Interview Method

Situation / Task / Action / Result

This is a very powerful and popular technique for answering job interview questions.

The interviewer presents you a situation. You respond with the task needed in the situation. You also outline the action you took and the result from the action.

Learn more about this effective technique:

Possible Interview Questions

You need to prepare for some questions that might get asked so read over these questions and practice your answers. Remember, they want to know that when they hire you, you will be successful.

  • What is your educational background?
  • List five adjectives that describe yourself.
  • What is one of your weaknesses, and how are you working to improve it?
  • When did you decide to become a teacher, and why did you choose this field?
  • What personal strengths do you find especially helpful in your teaching?
  • What do you like most about teaching as a career?
  • What is your least favorite aspect of teaching?
  • What is your philosophy of education?
  • Describe your teaching style.
  • How do you structure your time to manage all of the duties associated with teaching?
  • What do you think is the greatest challenge facing students today?
  • What is the most difficult aspect of teaching today?
  • What are the qualities of an excellent teacher?
  • What is your approach to classroom management?
  • Describe your best professional development experience.
  • Describe your ideal lesson.
  • Describe your planning process for a major project or unit.
  • Describe your planning process for a major project or unit.
  • What plans do you have for the integration of technology in your own classroom?
  • How have and will you address your students’ different learning styles?
  • How do you modify your teaching to reach students who are struggling to perform at grade level?
  • How do you provide support for students with exceptional ability?
  • If most of the students in your class failed an assignment, test, or project, how would you respond?
  • What do you want students to remember about your class?
  • What steps would you follow to deal with a student who displays consistent behavioral problems in your classroom?
  • What could a visitor to your class expect to see?
  • Why should you be hired for this position?
Additional Interview Questions for Teachers
Pre-Interview Checklist
  1. Professional Attire: Clean, ironed clothes. Hair brushed. Men wear a tie.
  2. Brushed teeth.
  3. Copy of resume.
  4. Printed list of references (to provide if asked).
  5. Copy of Certification held (or demonstration of eligibility).