Delaware Valley Education Consortium Teacher Job Fair

Dear School of Education Students,

The Delaware Valley Education Consortium (DVEC) is hosting a Greater Philadelphia Teacher Job Fair on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:00AM. In order to be admitted to the job fair, students will need to register for a Name Badge/Admittance Ticket.  Students are strongly encouraged to pre-register before March 12th for a cost of $5.00 (cash, check or money order) and be granted early admittance at 9:00 AM. Students who do not register in advance will be charged $10.00 (cash only) on-site, and will be admitted starting at 10:00 AM.

  • Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
  • Time: 10:00 AM (9:00 AM for pre-registered candidates, must have name badge) to 3:30 PM
  • Place: Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks
  • Contact:Sarah Falkowski (

Please be sure to send your DVEC Job Fair Registration Form 2015 along with payment to Sarah Falkowski before March 12, 2015 to pre-register. Any forms received after this date cannot be accepted. 

Pre-registration Instructions

  1. Please leave the Name Badge # field blank on the form; you will be assigned a name badge number.
  2. Be sure to include your return address if mailing in your pre-registration form, as your name badge will be mailed to you.
  3. If you are paying by check or money order, please make payable to Drexel University and send to the Field Placement Office at: 

Drexel University 

School of Education

3141 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Please let Sarah know if you have any questions or concerns.




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Chicago Public School Virtual Information Session

Dear Students;

Chicago Public Schools will be hosting two Virtual Informational Sessions on January 27. Each session will last about 20 mins starting at 11am to 1pm. Session two will begin at 3pm and go to 5pm. This will be the time where current students can learn all about teaching in Chicago public schools and the opportunities available to them. Click on the January Chicago Pub School Virtual Career Fair Flyer – 1-20 for instructions on how to register should you be interested in teaching in Chicago at some point.

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School of Education’s Short-term Summer Study Abroad Program

Attention Graduate Students:

The SoE program is happy to announce that the finishing touches have been made on the short-term summer study abroad program in Viet Nam.  The short-term study abroad program combines the flexibility of online learning with an in-country experiential learning component. The 3-credit online graduate course (EDUC 775 Vietnam: Education Diplomacy) runs in the summer term with the in-country component operating from July 11-22nd.The 11-day in country experience will bring students to Ha Noi and Sa Pa. Students will compare urban, suburban, lowland rural and mountainous engagements with schooling and education issues as they relate to US-Viet Nam and regional diplomatic relations. 

The application deadline is February 9, 2015. 

After reviewing the online brochure, please let Samantha Mercanti-Anthony ( know if you have any questions or concerns. 


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Science Position Open in Philadelphia, PA at Overbrook H.S.

Drexel’s School of Education received a phone call from Overbrook H.S. in Philadelphia.  They are in quick need of a science teacher (preferably Biology or Chemistry certified).

If you are interested, in addition to applying to the School District of Philadelphia, any interested candidate should also forward their resume to the Principal, Angela Thompson (, or Dept. Head of Math/Science — Vicki Baker ( an alum from 2001 and the one who called. They would help move the process along for you.

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Federal Guidelines- Equal Access for English Language Learners

Attention Students and in-service Teachers. 

HOMEROOM the- official blog of the US Department of Education posted  “What you Need To Know: New Guidance on Ensuring English Learners Can Participate Meaningully and Equally in Educational Programs”

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