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Hi there. I have a question for you teachers out there in New Orleans. I am a certified elementary (k-6 multiple subject) teacher in California. I have taught two years here in a public school (2005-2007)and also two years in Chicago at a private school (2008-2010). I'm open to either.

So I went from CA to IL, and now I'm back in CA. Unfortunately, California is not the best state to land a teaching job right now, and hasn't been for a while. I've tried, and haven't gotten anything. Mostly, there are just no openings (and I'm not exaggerating!), and when there are, they go to teachers who have been recently laid off. I'm currently a nanny, but want to get back into teaching by the 2013-2014 school year.

Here is the thing: While I will still spend time looking in California, I honestly don't have high hopes. I want to look somewhere where I might have more of a chance. I love New Orleans so much, and it would be very high on my list of places to relocate if I needed t...See More
Tiffany Jackson Go the Louisian Department of Education website and check for openings. Also get the district information and visit their websites or contact them directly. South Louisiana also has quite a few charter schools I would check out their websites and contact them directly as well. I live in North Louisiana and their always jobs in this area. We have 5 ...See More
Dec 9, 2013
anon Louisiana is the worst state in the union for teachers. Only an idiot would go to work there.

Do yourself a favor and start reading newspapers about the state of public education today. You picked the wrong career.

On 12/09/13, Tiffany Jackson wrote: > Go the Louisian Department of Education website and check for > opening...See More
Dec 10, 2013

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