Applications Whether it's your first teaching job or you're looking for a new position after years in the field, you'll need a letter of application, or cover letter, to accompany each resume you send to prospective employers. Many districts now prefer to look at electronic portfolios, so if you're not a recent college grad, you may need some help in preparing one.
Janice Elliot, a mathematics teacher at Anytown High, who was my supervisor for a semester of student teaching.
I would love to continue my career as a teacher with Anytown Elementary School, with its reputation for helping every child achieve his or her potential. Good closing examples:. Thank you. Your body paragraphs should be two or three paragraphs total and should not be too long or wordy in order to keep your reader's attention.
I've also presented on reading instruction to educators at regional and state conferences, and would bring that expertise to your school.
Please look over my enclosed resume.
Possess an ability to communicate complex information in an understandable way students can easily comprehend. The other teachers, well…one closes with the most generic exit possible, and this adds nothing to the cover letter.
I have completed MSc Biology and Chemistry from DU with five years of teaching experience in well-known and reputed institution of this area. Who are you? The last paragraph should sound similar to this: Thank you so much for taking your time to read my application letter.
More than one student I worked with praised the patience and clarity with which I was able to explain difficult concepts.