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Transitioning Teacher Interview Clothes

Teacher Interview Clothes You’ve created your teacher transition resume and identified the many career changes for teachers. Now what do you wear when you get called into the interview? Many of The Teacher Career Coach members have asked for suggestions on interview attire, so I put together a short list of some examples. My favorite […]

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Educational Consultant Jobs

If you’re a teacher looking for a new career, an educational consultant may be the right fit. Here’s what you should know about educational consultant jobs. So, You Want to Be an Educational Consultant? If you are a teacher looking for a career outside of the classroom but still want to remain in education, one […]

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State Positions For Teachers

It’s time. You are starting to ask hard questions about transitioning out of the classroom and out of a school. However, you want to stay involved in education. Many teachers feel there aren’t many options for using the full repertoire of their experiences and education. However, there are many state position jobs for former teachers, […]

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Remote Jobs For Teachers

Are you transitioning out of the classroom and looking for a new career opportunity? Here are some remote job options for teachers. “I’ve got to pee so badly! I need someone, anyone to walk past my room before I explode!” Has this ever happened to you? Do you desperately poke your head outside of your […]

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10 Things I Learned After I Left Teaching

Leaving teaching was the best thing that has happened to me, and here are 10 important things I learned after I left teaching. 10 Things I Learned After I Left Teaching Life is short. Your job shouldn’t make you miserable. This is the most important lesson I learned after I left teaching. Obviously, teaching was […]

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What Else Can You Do With A Teaching Degree?

What else can you do with a teaching degree? Honestly, I NEVER wanted to be a teacher.  I didn’t play “school” growing up or fantasize about standing in front of a classroom of students.  In fact, it was a career choice I put in the ‘absolutely not’ column of my possible jobs when deciding in […]

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Best Ways To Get Extra Income For Teachers

The ability to earn extra income for teachers might be crucial for you to survive (or help cushion you as you get out of teaching). According to Salary.com, the average public school teacher in California makes $56,000. The EPI found that teachers earn 19% less than similarly skilled and educated professionals. If you LOVE teaching, […]

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“What Other Jobs Can Teachers Do?”

When I was looking to leave the classroom, I constantly found myself searching phrases like “what other jobs can teachers do?” or “careers that hire teachers.” For this article, I interviewed 5 different former teachers to learn about their new positions. Former Teacher Interview #1 “Like many educators, I left teaching because of the toll […]

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Transferable Skills Teachers Have

When communicating with teachers regarding their transition out of the classroom, the most urgent question I receive is for guidance translating their skills into corporate lingo. If you’re feeling a little overwhelmed, don’t worry. You are definitely not alone. Teachers often see job postings without realizing how the requirements meet their experience. For example, if […]

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Top Jobs For Former Teachers in 2020

13 Top Jobs for Former Teachers What jobs for former teachers are out there? Many teachers find themselves suffering from burn out or unhappy in their career choice. Disclosure: This page may contain affiliate links, meaning I receive commission if you decide to make a purchase through my links. This is at no additional cost […]

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