Check out our series of guides to help you get the job you’ve been looking for – from preparing an education-focused resume and building a strong application to delivering an impressive demo lesson and beyond.
Developed by KIPP NJ and KIPP Miami’s expert recruiters, teachers and administrators, these tools will help you show that you have the knowledge, passion and skills that fit jobs in education and that kids deserve in the classroom.
When Jo’Nella Ellerbe Cabrera started her position as a founding history teacher at KIPP Newark Lab High School in 2019, she never thought she would be teaching remotely before the end of that school year. But a global pandemic had other ideas. Read More >
We want our students, staff and community to be able to engage in productive conversations about racial equity. Here are some resources our community has used to start these conversations and push our thinking. Read More >
Video interviews for teaching positions can be intimidating—but they don’t have to be. Check out these top tips for success in your education video interview. Read More >
Dive in and learn how bringing their whole self to work each day helps our teachers become exceptional educators. Read More >
A strong education resume may well be the single most important tool for getting the job you want. It is the proverbial foot in the door and has to be both persuasive and compelling to get you past the employment gatekeepers. Read More >
Delivering a demo lesson is a common part of the hiring process for teachers. Learn what administrators expect from you and how to you can ace this sometimes intimidating portion of your interview. Read More >
You've been given a job offer and you're so excited that a school wants to you teach with them. The temptation to accept right away is great, but there are some essential questions you should ask after you get a job offer. Read More >
Building connections with the kids in your class is a vital part of being a teacher. Just as important is expanding those relationships outside of the classroom to encompass the whole family. Read More >