“How do I write a resume and cover letter that will grab the attention of a school administrator and get me an interview?” This is a question that’s asked thousands of times by potential teachers every year. The answer to that question is in this book. Ace Your Teacher Resume (and Cover Letter) is a captivating and highly practical book. In it, award-winning author and teacher, Anthony D. Fredericks offers real-world guidelines on how to build the perfect teacher resume, which also includes cover letters. Fredericks has compiled fresh advice and insightful tips from numerous principals and superintendents around the country. He provides insider knowledge about what types of vocabulary, key words and key phrases administrators look for on resumes and cover letters. Teachers resumes differ from other business resumes, and Fredericks explain what the differences are. Ace Your Teacher Resume (& Cover Letter) offers you proven strategies, winning guidelines, along with scores of sample resumes and cover letters. Also included are step-by-step writing instructions that help you rise to the top of the applicant pool. With this guide, you can create a dynamic resume, with a catching objective, and an incredible cover letter, all rooted in your own unique experiences and philosophy sure to impress any potential interviewer.
Ace Your Teacher Resume (and Cover Letter) includes:
Insider secrets that make your resume stand out
How to write a winning cover letter
Information from scores of principals on what they like (and what they don’t)
About the Author
Anthony D. Fredericks, Ed.D. is a nationally recognized educator well known for his practical teacher materials and stimulating and engaging conference presentations. A professor of education at York College of Pennsylvania, he is an award-winning and best-selling author of more than 150 books, including teacher resource materials, children’s books, and adult non-fiction titles. These include Ace Your Teacher Interview, Complete Idiot’s Guide to Teaching College, and Under One Rock. His extensive background includes experience as a classroom teacher, reading specialist, professional storyteller, curriculum coordinator, educational consultant, and staff developer.