Re: moving to OH next summer
    look west

    Lake county is very small. What town? If you are going to be
    on the west side of Lake around Mentor, Painseville, Concord,
    etc. you may want to look at Cuyahoga County - right next door.
    Jobs are very hard to come by in NE Ohio. Special Ed or any
    other certification is very competitive. Be sure that you are
    HQT in specific subjects or you will have a really hard time.
    You can get HQT by either taking Praxis tests or sitting through
    classes. Some of the classes are offered by the local education
    associations. Hope that helps and good luck.

    On 7/30/09, still waiting wrote:
    > You should find a job since you have special ed experience.
    > I have been here a year and it looks like I still won't have
    > a job for another year at least. Not sure where Lake County
    > is but you may find something nearby. I wouldn't get
    > discouraged if you don't find any postings in the spring as
    > the teachers here have until sometime in July to announce
    > retirement. Good Luck!
    > On 7/29/09, jessia wrote:
    >> When is the best time to find teaching positions posted
    >> online? I am moving to Lake County Ohio at the end of
    >> 2009-2010 school year. I have nine years experience in
    >> special education. I'm assuming that Ohio gives out
    >> contracts in the spring for the up coming school year.
    >> Should I start the hunt early 2010?