The Future Depends on Teachers
Explore the teaching profession, learn how to earn your license and find a path to teaching that’s as unique as you are.
Are you ready to shape the future?
As a teacher, you’ll put your energy and creativity to work preparing students to tackle the world’s most difficult challenges, from pandemics to climate change and social justice. Great teachers are innovative and always in demand.
Where would you like to start?
I’m curious about the job, the students, the salary and the career path—all of it!
I want to know the requirements for a teaching license.
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There are so many teacher prep programs. Which one will work best for me?
I’m looking for resources on financial aid, testing and submitting a stellar application.
A career that leaves a legacy you can be proud of
Students in every state in the nation need teachers who can help guide them to meet their full potential. Help shape a child's life and redefine the future of education. Find out more about becoming a teacher in your state.
Find the perfect teacher preparation program.
If you know you’re ready to become a teacher, one of the first steps is to find a teacher prep program that suits your needs. Browse programs for undergraduates, graduates and working professionals.
Find jobs in education.
If you want to try out teaching or start working in schools while you earn your teaching license, there's a role for you. With help from the U.S. Department of Education, ZipRecruiter launched School Jobs Near Me, a nationwide database of school jobs. Find a job near you as a teaching assistant, substitute, tutor or support staff.
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