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Interfolio: An online credentials service. The entire file is managed and maintained online, allowing you to access your file anytime and anywhere. Distribution is extremely simple. With one click, materials can be sent electronically to employers. If the employer does not accept electronic applications, Interfolio.com will mail the selected materials to the prospective employer.

PA-REAP: Pennsylvania's Regional Education Applicant & Placement Program - This site brings job applicants together with school districts throughout the state (most districts are in the greater Philadelphia area). The Pennsylvania REAP system is a member of National School Applications Network, America's premier online job application resource for educators. Currently 14 states participate in the network.

PA-Educator Net - A statewide, one-stop resource for educators. From here you can fill out the Pennsylvania Standard Teaching Application, login to view and update your application, get information about Pennsylvania Certification and Praxis tests. While many districts participate, the majority are in the Western half of the state.

MAEE: Mid-Atlantic Association for Employment in Education (formerly MAASCUS) - Muhlenberg is a member of this organization which represents represents the states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Teachers-Teachers.com: Teaching Jobs Nationwide. Through this web site you can receive e-mail notification of job openings, view the web sites of prospective employers, and electronically submit cover letters and resumes to school district recruiters.

K-12 Jobs: Find current K-12 job positions available at public, private, vocational, and technical schools. Post your resume and search job resources for education professionals.

NJHire: The cornerstone of the New Jersey Teacher Recruitment Initiative, this site is a one-stop information and referral recruitment center for individuals who may be interested in a teaching career.

NJ School Jobs:  Exclusively serves New Jersey schools.  Can search jobs by county, specialty area or specific school.  Also contains links to professional associations, school report cards, and licensing information.

Pennsylvania Department of Education. Contains school profiles, job listings, certification information, and much more.

New Jersey Department of Education.  Provides information on New Jersey schools and districts, etc., as well as job listings.

NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) - Gives names, addresses, phone numbers and characteristics of schools and school districts.  Lists new schools and districts, including charter schools nationwide.

Pennsylvania School Boards Association - The mission of this organization is to promote excellence in school board governance through leadership, service and advocacy for public education.

The School District of Philadelphia - Employment opportunities in Philadelphia.  Also has Philadelphia schools salary information.

American Federation of Teachers - Contains articles on current trends and issues (AFT stance on issues), salary information, a "New Members Area" with a guide to "Teaching as a Career", and a research department with publications and sample contracts.

National Association of Independent Schools - Information and links to assist with applying and searching for jobs in the US and abroad.

Southern Teachers Agency: STA helps teachers find jobs in private & independent college-preparatory schools around the South.  The jobs available through STA include all the teaching areas and subjects imaginable, from art to zoology. Geographically, these schools range from Maryland south to Florida, and as far west as Texas.  STA provides a free service for teacher candidates. There is no application fee, membership fee, or charge of any kind. The schools that work with STA cover the costs of the search.

School Spring offers job seekers a one-stop solution for managing the job search, including complete archiving of all necessary documents and certifications, and access to the all education jobs in their selected regions.  The school districts currently listed are predominantly in the New England region.

Teachers Support Network is committed to the success of teachers - from aspiring teacher candidates to highly experienced teaching professionals. This web site has FREE online tools and services to help you in your job search.

The Career Center, Muhlenberg College
2400 Chew Street, Allentown, PA 18104-5586
Ph: (484) 664-3170    Fax: (484) 664-3533

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Last Revised March 24, 2010
Questions and comments? Send e-mail to careers@muhlenberg.edu