Can anyone tell me where there is the greatest demand for elementary teachers and guidance counselors? I currently hold these two certifications. I do have three years teaching experience, but due to lack of funds our private school closed for good a few years ago. I have been in the lurch every since! I have worked as a full-time substitute, special needs aide - twice, and 13 months as a community education director. I was laid off from that position last June due to budget cuts in our district. That was after driving regularly to Frankfort, Kentucky for 13 months of training.
I live in southeastern Kentucky. I am not having any luck finding a position. I currently work as a "special needs aide" in hopes that I can secure employment. Our numbers have went down, so there aren't many teaching positions available. I have lived in Kentucky for years, but Michigan is my home state. I am curious if there might be any critical shortage areas t...See More