ERIC Number: ED056996
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Educators' Placement Guide.
Greenfield, Phylis O.
This guide answers some of the questions involved in obtaining employment in education and provides help in locating positions. The 11 sections are 1) trends in education staffing, including supply and demand, shortage areas, and special needs; 2) basic certification requirements, and the individual to contact in each state; 3) advice for inexperienced and experienced teacher candidates; 4) state government services for prospective educators; 5) state education association services for prospective educators; 6) association placement services for elementary and secondary educators; 7) professional and private placement agencies; 8) independent, federal, and international opportunities; 9) clearinghouses for positions with innovative schools; 10) nonteaching careers in education with state departments of education, the U.S. Office of Education, commercial firms including textbook publishers and multimedia and curriculum development firms, and educational research facilities, including regional educational laboratories and research and development centers; and 11) graduate fellowships and assistantships for returning to school. Five appendixes include a letter of inquiry, a letter of application, a sample resume, addresses of federal job information centers, and requirements for aliens teaching in the United States. (MBM)
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Elementary School Teachers, Employment Opportunities, Job Applicants, Secondary School Teachers
Educators' Placement Guide, NCICE, 1607 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 (single copy free)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Educational Personnel Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Information on Careers in Education, Washington, DC.