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 Education Majors 



Page Contents 

    The Educator's Job Search 

    Education Job Search Web Resources

    Writing a Resume 


    Cover Letters, Applications, and Thank You Letters 


    Background Checks 


    Interviewing and Portfolios 


    Contacting Pennsylvania School Districts


    Job Listings and Job Fairs 

    • SRU Career Connection - a job posting board and career event system that is available for all SRU students and alumni.  Current SRU students can use their sru email and password to login.  Alumni can simply register to gain access.
    • Websites by Career Field - links for education categories include Higher Education, International Teaching, K-12 Education, and Pennsylvania Education.
    • Job Fair Announcements - information about SRU Teacher Job Fairs as well as job fairs off-campus.


    Post Your Resume for Employers Contacting SRU 

    • SRU Career Connection is where school district hiring officials go to find Rock students and graduates. Click on "Student" to enter your resume into the system.


    Pennsylvania Certification Information 


    Certification in Other States 

    • Certification Map provides links to state departments of education as well as information about becoming a teacher including the tests required by each state and teacher salary statistics.
    • Certification Requirements for 50 States (from the University of Kentucky) provides links to state departments of education for you to acquire information about out-of-state certification or licensure.
    • provides links to state departments of education.
    • School-Jobs has links to state departments of education.


    PECT & PRAXIS Testing for Certification 

    PECT TESTING (Pennsylvania Educator Certification Tests)


    Testing Requirements for SRU Certification Programs

    PA Dept of Education GPA Qualifying Praxis & PECT Score Chart




    FOCUS Access Code: rockon

    PA Job Gateway


     WestPACS Job & Internship Fairs