Enjoy the Work
Teaching is a job where you can express your passions, grow your skill set, and inspire minds like your own — all in a day's work.
Teaching is a job where you can express your passions, grow your skill set, and inspire minds like your own — all in a day's work.

Not a One-size-fits-all Gig

With over 3 million teachers in the US, teaching is a diverse and creative profession pursued by people who hold multiple perspectives and who possess various talents. You will be able to embrace trusted and proven strategies, while also forging your own solutions to challenges. And, rather than fitting some mold, you will determine your identity as a teacher, drawing on your strengths and interests: the more you are your authentic self, the greater impact you’ll make.  

Learn more about what it will be like to run your own classroom. 

Want Meaning? Make It!

Some people get to the end of a lifelong career and wish they would have done things differently. Other people look back with pride, knowing they’ve given their all to something with great meaning. Regardless of where you are at in your career pursuits, you can always decide what kind of leader you want to be and what kind of legacy you’d like to leave. 

As you consider your career options, learn how a teaching career allows you to make an immediate and long-term impact.

Teachers Have Better Work Stories

Teaching requires you to be creative, innovative, collaborative and leverage your unique skills, background and passions every day. Today, new methods and individual approaches are being embraced and encouraged.

As a teacher, you have the opportunity to be a leader from day one. Listen to this work story and find out what it’s like to teach.

It’s normal to wonder if pursuing a particular industry or sector, such as education, will allow you to thrive, especially financially. Exploring questions about salary, benefits, vacation, sick time, and health insurance is wise and will help you make sound decisions about your near and long-term plans.  

Take some time to understand the compensation and benefits that come with being a teacher.  

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