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I have a provisional (7-12) in math but I haven't been able to find any good teaching positions around the Cincinnati area....The districts that seem good are impossible to get into and the charter schools are terrible around here. Is there a shortage in jobs?
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Maria On 7/18/09, CB wrote: > On 7/18/09, Maria wrote: >> I have a provisional (7-12) in math but I haven't been >> able to find any good teaching positions around the >> Cincinnati area....The districts that seem good are >> impossible to get into and the charter schools are >> terrible around here. Is there a shortage i...See More
Jul 19, 2009
Maria On 7/19/09, M.Ken wrote: > Hello Maria, > > I have a couple of questions: Have you been applying in the way > that the district request and/or following up in person dressed > as if being interviewed? Have you applied to the district that > you completed student teaching in? What makes your resume stand > out from the rest of t...See More
Jul 19, 2009
Maria Thank you for your advice. I try to apply for each position in the way each district requires. I've worked in an "undesirable" school for a year and I would never do that again. Are there any specific charter schools in mind around the Cincinnati area with a good track record? I would welcome your input in this area.

On 7/19/09, M.Ken wro...See More
Jul 19, 2009
Teach09 Well, I am from the area and I hate to sound glib but the market here is totally saturated. That's not to say that finding a job is impossible but consider how many colleges are spitting graduates out in the area. (UC, Xavier, Miami, MSJ, NKU, Wright State, etc.) Aside from the poor economy, which is hitting -everyone- hard, tax levies in this area...See More
Jul 19, 2009
Elizabeth My husband finished his teaching license in December and got two job offers, one in February he declined because it was 1+ hour away, the other, which he accepted, 10 minutes from our home!

We KNOW how tough it is and how disheartening it can be to NOT hear anything. There were 22 openings posted in Cleveland since March in his field AND ...See More
Jul 21, 2009


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