INTERVIEW TIPS FROM ALASKA ADMINISTRATORS

Interviews are undoubtedly the scariest part of getting a job. Even more daunting is the thought of preparing for an interview when you don’t know what schools are looking for ahead of time. Sure, you can prepare with a generic list of teaching questions, but what about those unexpected, take-you-by-surprise kind of questions that leave you stunned and […]

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HOW TO GET A JOB TEACHING IN ALASKA

Now that you’ve made your decision to become a teacher in Alaska, have done some research about where you would like to live, and have submitted your Alaska teacher certification application, it’s time to find a job! The Alaska Teacher Placement website is going to be the hub of this post. This is where all educators in […]

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GETTING CERTIFIED TO TEACH IN ALASKA

Once you decide that Alaska is right for you, it’s time to start preparing for a teaching job. Before you start applying, however, you need to make sure that you are a certified teacher and are Highly Qualified according to the state of Alaska. Next, you need to start the process of becoming certified to teach […]

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DECIDING TO MOVE TO ALASKA

Choosing to move to Alaska is a momentous decision. Not only do you have to consider how your daily life will drastically change, but you need to contemplate the realities of uprooting, leaving those you love behind, and the daunting tasks of purging, selling, and moving your stuff. If you are considering moving to Alaska […]

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