Certification / Resumes

Certification Information

Individual States's Certification Requirements - Academic Employment Network includes certification requirements state by state.
Maryland State Department of Education
NJ Department of Education - Information about obtaining teaching certification.
NY Department of Education- Office of Teaching home page provides information including teaching certificate and application procedures.
PA Department of Education- Includes sections on teacher certification and school profiles.
Pennsylvania School Applications Network
The U.S. Department of Education

Resume Databases

Connecticut REAP - (The CT Regional Education Applicant & Placement Program)
NJHire - New Jersey Department of Education Teacher Recruitment Initiative
Links job seekers with schools who are hiring.  You can also post your resume.
Online Application System for Educators - Putnam / Northern Westchester BOCES, NY - Serving over 200 school districts in New York state.
PA REAP - One online application can reach numerous school districts in Pennsylvania.
PA-Educator.net - Create an online application that participating school districts in Pennsylvania can access. Started in western PA but includes districts from other areas of PA.
Teachers-Teachers.com  A free teacher placement service. You can put your resume on line for districts to access.
Teaching in Pennsylvania Job Search System (TIPS) - the on-line Pennsylvania Department of Education Job Search System

Resumes / Cover Letters

Cover Letter Writing Guide - Office of Career Services
Interview Guide- Office of Career Services
Job Search Guide- Office of Career Services
PA Standard Application for Teaching Positions
Resume Writing Guide - from the Office of Career Services with resume templates for Education majors