Career Resources



Higher Education and Academic Websites

Academic 360 - meta-collection of Internet resources for the academic job hunter, including job postings and lists of professional associations
Academic Careers Online
- global academic job site for teaching jobs, education jobs,
research jobs, and professional jobs in education and academia
Academic Employment Network
- postings of academic positions, including teaching, school administration, and other jobs in higher education
Academic Keys
- database for academic employment which also offers comprehensive information about faculty, educational resources, research interests, and professional activities pertinent to institutions of higher education
Academic Position Network
 - free service for individuals seeking information on career opportunities in higher education
- comprehensive online directory of the world's universities and colleges offering in-depth information and profiles for more than 10,000 higher education institutions
Chronicle of Higher Education
- the premier source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators
Faculty for the Future
- organization that encourages women in their pursuit of academic careers in science and technology by providing funding for advanced graduate study
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium - organized by region, this database lists both faculty positions and administrative positions from a wide range of institutions  
Higher Ed
- one of the largest job databases focused exclusively on college and university positions
Inside Higher Ed
- online source for news, opinions, and jobs for higher education
Princeton Review
- company offering test preparation services for higher education; website offers in-depth information on higher education schools
Successful Academic
- consulting services for academics offering dissertation, faculty, academic career, and life coaching
U.S. Universities by State - sponsored by the University of Texas at Austin, this site is a great resource for people doing a geographically-limited job search

K-12 Education Websites

AGENT K-12 - career resources for K-12 educators and administrators, including job postings
American Federation of Teachers
- organization that represents the economic, social and professional interests of classroom teachers
American School Directory
- directory with information on over 105,000 K-12 schools in the United States
- helps qualified K-12 educators find jobs as elementary teachers, secondary school teachers, and administrators in independent schools, private schools, and charter schools, throughout California and other western states
Carney, Sandoe, & Associates
- firm providing recruitment, executive search, and strategic consulting services for independent schools
Council for American Private Education
- coalition of national organizations and state affiliates serving private elementary and secondary schools
DC Teaching Fellows
- a program that recruits a range of diverse applicants and trains them  to become dedicated teachers in Washington, D.C. public schools
Inner-City Teaching Corps
- organization that helps empower children in Chicago through provision of outstanding teachers and innovative education programs; offers two teacher preparation and training programs
Inside Schools
- independent guide to NYC public schools with information, forums, advice
Match Corps
- a one-year Urban Education fellowship program in which college graduates across the country commit to one year of public service as teachers in Boston
New York City Teaching Fellows
- program that recruits and prepares high-quality, dedicated individuals to become teachers in New York City classrooms
National Association of Independent Schools
- represents approximately 1,300 independent schools and associations in the United States and affiliates with independent schools abroad; includes a job database
Southern Teachers Agency
- free service for candidates seeking PK-12 jobs in private and independent schools
Teach for America
- the national corps of recent college graduates and professionals of all backgrounds who commit two years to teach in urban and rural public schools
U.S. Charter Schools
- information and resources focusing on Charter Schools in the US
50 State's Certification Requirements
- University of Kentucky College of Education's website listing teacher certification requirements for the 50 States

Teaching Abroad Websites

Council on International Educational Exchange - the leading U.S. non-governmental international education organization which creates and administers programs that allow high school and university students and educators to study and teach abroad
International Educator
- service for finding international teaching positions
TeacherPort - a free resource that allows new graduates and recently qualified teachers to find teaching jobs abroad.
Transitions Abroad - resources for teaching abroad
University of Michigan's International Center
- resources on teaching abroad without certification
Search Associates
- placement firm for teachers, administrators and interns looking for international schools throughout the world
U.S. Dept. of State Teaching Overseas
- list of organizations that provide opportunities to teach in elementary and secondary schools abroad 

Other Education Websites

American Association for Employment in Education (AAEE) - provides direct access to research, publications, and networking opportunities
American Mathematical Society (AMS)
- lists of websites with internship & co-op opportunities for undergraduates
National Association of Education Statistics
- the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations
TESL Job Opportunities
- resources and information regarding ESL/EFL employment