From the white sandy beaches of Pensacola and St. Augustine, to cosmopolitan centers like Miami, Orlando,
Jacksonville, and Tampa, Florida offers something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a quiet rural community,
the excitement of world-famous attractions, or an international flare, you’ll find it in Florida.
Teaching opportunities are great as Florida is the third largest school system in the nation and will therefore
hire more teachers than most other states. Florida has 67 school districts and over 500 charter schools and
offers a variety of options for completing the certification requirements for a Professional Certificate with
some allowing you to complete your certification outside of the state of Florida or abroad.
Florida has what you want; Come teach in Florida.
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Salary data obtained from Department of Labor, May 2015 state occupational employment and wage estimates.
Charter schools are public schools that operate with freedom from many of the local and state regulations that apply to traditional public schools. Charter schools allow parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, and others the flexibility to innovate and provide students with increased educational options within the public school system.
We provide individualized counseling to assist you in exploring and selecting the best pathway to teaching and employment based on your unique needs and goals. To contact one of our counselors, use the quick message below.
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Public schools are schools that are maintained at public expense for the education of the children of a community or district and that constitutes a part of a system of free education.
The Bureau of Indian Education oversees a total of 183 elementary, secondary, residential, and peripheral dormitories across 23 states. 129 schools are tribally controlled under P.L. 93-638 Indian Self Determination Contracts or P.L. 100-297 Tribally controlled Grant Schools Act. 54 schools are operated by the Bureau of Indian education.