Free virtual event connects military personnel, veterans interested in teaching with local districts

Posted at 5:41 AM, Feb 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-24 08:04:18-05

TAMPA, Fla. — A virtual event taking place Wednesday helps connect active-duty military personnel, honorably discharged veterans and their spouses who are interested in teaching with local school districts.

The Troops to Teach Program is hosting an information session from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a one-hour break from 1 to 2 p.m.

Those interested in becoming a teacher can chat directly with recruiters in Manatee, Pinellas and Polk counties.

The session provides all the information needed to make a decision about becoming a teacher. That includes resume tips, waivers for certifications and exam fees, salary, benefits and interview tips.

Click here for more information or to register for the event.

Visit the Troops to Teach website for more information on teaching in Florida.