The good news is, there have been many openings in my husband's field, the bad news is, he hasn't exactly gotten any calls. He is LT subbing right now, so I get to make the F/U calls to the applications he sends to check to see if and when the district has started interviewing.
Some districts have been 2 hours from our home, but you know, desperate times call for desperate measures. We would move. He mentions that (not the desperate thing, but the move thing) in the interest letters. Anyway, he submitted 6 apps in southern Ohio all within about 2 weeks of each other. I F/U last week which was about 5 weeks past the first one sent. They ALL have hired already AND HE NEVER GOT A CALL!
So, exasperation and/or deperation in my voice, prompted one employee to tell me that they receive HUNDREDS of applications for one opening and every applicant is basically a carbon copy of the next. We (you) all just finished school, just did student teaching, frequently all att...See More