Professional Development Opinion

Don’t Miss the Virtual Career eXPO!

By AAEE — February 24, 2015 1 min read
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Attention educators and future educators - - whether you are looking for a job, or hoping to excel in your current position, don’t miss this upcoming opportunity! Sponsored by Education Week’s TopSchoolJobs, the 3rd annual Virtual Career eXPO will be held on Thursday, March 5th, from 11am to 7pm (EST). The eXPO is an online career fair/event offering something for everyone - - both new teacher candidates hoping to find first teaching jobs, as well as veteran educators looking for new opportunities. Mark your calendar and plan to attend!

Representatives from over 60 school districts/organizations from across the country will attend the eXPO, looking to fill thousands of positions for the 2015-16 school year. The virtual fair allows you to chat one-to-one with these representatives in real time by visiting their booths during event hours. You control your schedule... so enjoy the opportunity to schedule time with as few or as many employer representatives as you’d like.

For those wishing to attend the eXPO for the professional development opportunities offered, there is much to take advantage of. Access a variety of career resources including webinars led by experts in the field on the latest K-12 trends, insights and tips. Additionally, representatives from the American Association for Employment in Education (AAEE) will staff a virtual booth to provide live career advice. This is an excellent opportunity to have your career questions answered by industry professionals.

You can participate in the Virtual Career eXPO from any location using the convenience of your home, office, tablet, or smartphone. All it takes is a minute or two to register and follow these easy steps:

1: Register - at //bit.ly/1BY9605 (create your account and complete the event registration form)

2: Explore - log in anytime before the virtual eXPO to learn more about how to participate with employers

3: Attend - on the event day and time, log in and join the session live from anywhere

4: Connect - during the live event, participate in live chats with employers; attend webinars; visit the AAEE booth for Q&A

Take advantage of all the Virtual Career eXPO has to offer!

Cindy Holland

Career Services

University of Delaware

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