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Applications Made Easy

Applying to a teaching program or job? Get step-by-step advice and templates for stellar resumes, personal essays and letters of recommendation.

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What kind of application help do you need?

Craft a Winning Resume

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A strong resume showcases your achievements and lets admissions staff know your skills.

Get our free template and follow the step-by-step guide to build an awesome resume.

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Write a Top-Notch Essay

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Your application essay (a.k.a. personal statement, statement of purpose or cover letter) is your chance to explain why you’re a great fit for a teaching program. And it can be hard to know where to begin!

Get tips to overcome writer’s block, and download the template to start writing.

Get Strong Recommendations

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Most programs require at least one reference with your application. But how do you know who to ask? And how should you ask them?

Follow our best tips for requesting a letter of recommendation, and use the free template to make the ask.

Get more application support

Do you live in one of our partner regions? Get even more resources for applying to teaching programs!

Our regional guides walk you through application eligibility requirements, financial aid options and test prep tools—all customized for where you live.

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No matter where you're starting, there's a path to teaching for you. We'll help you find it and be with you every step of the way.

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