Howard University
School of Education
7th ANNUAL JOBFAIR FOR EDUCATORS

Link to online registration form

WHEN AND WHERE IS THE CAREER FAIR BEING HELD?

  • The Fair is being held on Thursday, March 27th, 2014, on Howard University's campus at the Armour J. Blackburn University Center - 2400 6th Street, NW
  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

SHOULD I ATTEND?

  • Yes, if you are seeking employment with a public school district, public charter school, or private PK-12 school. The Fair is open to pre-service and certified teachers, school counselors, principals, school psychologists, school social workers, and all other professional school personnel. You can also come to the Fair if you are just curious about employment in a school district.

WILL SCHOOL AND DISTRICT RECRUITERS BE AT THE FAIR?

  • Human resource directors and other school officers representing PK-12 schools and districts from across the nation will be at the Fair to recruit you. The directors will share the following information: salary and benefits structure; school/district needs; and incentive options (such as signing bonuses, mortgage assistance, and graduate school tuition support options).
  • If you are not graduating this year, your name will be added to school and district databases so that you can be contacted with a job offer prior to graduation.

DO I NEED TO REGISTER?

  • The Fair is free to participants, but registration is required. You can register on-line: Link to online registration form
  • Limited on-site registration will be available.
  • You are encouraged to attach an electronic copy of your résumé (up to 2MB)

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

  • At least 10 copies of your résumé on white, 100% cotton bond paper
    (if you did not submit it electronically).
  • Be sure to have your résumé edited and proofread. For a variety of résumé and cover letter formats for teachers, principals, and other school personnel see www.resumesforteachers.com

WHAT IS THE APPROPRIATE ATTIRE?

  • Standard business attire only. Preferably blue or black suit. Knee length or longer skirts for women. Modest jewelry.
  • See www.dresscodeguide.com for recommended attire.

WHO CAN I CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION?

Dr. Wilma Bonner wilma.bonner@howard.edu or
Ms. Gerleta Grandison Chance ggrandison@howard.edu

WHICH SCHOOL DISTRICTS WILL BE AT THE JOB FAIR?

Schools and school districts with contact information request that interested interviewees contact them prior to the fair to set up exact interview times. Other schools and school districts will establish interview times on the day of the fair.

Academy for Urban School Leadership - IL

Alexandria City Public Schools - VA

Anne Arundel County Public Schools - MD

Arlington Central Public Schools - NY
contact: mmuenkel@acsdy.org

Arlington Public Schools - VA

Ascend Learning - NY
contact: brittany.regis@ascendlearning.org

Atlanta Public Schools - GA

Baltimore County Public Schools - MD

Bloomfield Public Schools - CT

Calvert County Public Schools - MD

Cape Henlopen School District - DE

Center Public Charter School - DC

Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools - DC

Charles County Public Schools - MD

Charter School Substitute Teacher Network - DC

Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation - MD

Chicago Public Schools - IL

Colonial School District - DE

DC Preparatory Academy - DC

Democracy Prep Public Schools - NY
contact: asillah@deomcracyprep.org

DeKalb County School District - GA

Detroit Public Schools - MI
contact: isatou.ceesay-jarra@detroitk12.org

District of Columbia Public Schools - DC

E.L. Haynes Public Charter Schools - DC

Fairfax County Public Schools - VA

Garland School District - TX

Greenville County Schools - SC

Harford County Public Schools - MD

Harlem Children's Zone Promise Academy - NY

Howard County Public Schools - MD

Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science - DC

KIPP DC

Loudoun County Public Schools - VA

Mastery Charter Schools - PA
contact: melanie.johnson@masterycharter.org

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools - TN

Montgomery County Public Schools - MD

Mundo Verde Public Charter School - DC

Newport News Public Schools - VA

Noble Network of Charter Schools - IL

Paul Public Charter School - DC

Phoenixville Area School District - PA
contact: Raimondos@pasd.k12.pa.us

Prince George's County Public Schools - MD

Prince William County Public Schools - VA

Quality Time Learning Center - MD
contact: info@qualitytimelc

Riverdale Avenue Community School - NY

Salem City Schools - VA

SchoolSpring, Inc.- VT

Springfield Public Schools - MA

St. Coletta of Greater Washington - DC
contact: chloe.harrell@stcoletta.org

The Key School - MD

The Madeira School - VA
contact: syoung@madeira.org

The SEED School of DC - DC
contact: tjones@seedschooldc.org

Uncommon Schools - NY
contact: tsmith@uncommonschools.org

Virginia Beach City Public Schools - VA

Washington County Public Schools - MD