What all do I need to apply for a teaching job in the U.S.? Is it easy to get a teaching job?
I'm an American citizen but i live in Belize. I want to go and live in Edinburg Texas but I want to know if it is easy to get a teaching job. I have an Associates Degree in Education.
Asked By: - 7/23/2012
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No, it will not be easy getting a teaching job. The only American teaching job you can get with an associates degree is a preschool job, and then only at certain centers. To teach in the U.S. yo must have a BS or BA degree, at the least. There are over 6 million teachers laid off in the U.S., 140,000 in Texas...... More
Answered By: Tess_i_am48 - 7/23/2012
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You need a bachelor's degree in an academic area. You must obtain the degree from an accredited university. You also need a teaching credential (which means that you must enroll in a teaching program). Check out the state department website for specifics.
Answered By: ppp26 - 7/24/2012
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