The Great Florida Teach-In is an annual job fair organized by the Florida Department of Education, Bureau of Educator Recruitment, Development and Retention. It provides a convenient forum that enables certified teachers seeking employment in Florida to obtain interviews with Florida school district and Florida charter school personnel responsible for hiring teachers.
The 2018 Teach-In is scheduled for Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Wyndham Resort on International Drive in Orlando, Florida. The Department does not hire or interview teachers; accordingly, the Department cannot guarantee that teachers attending the Teach-In will be interviewed or offered employment.
Attendance is restricted to educators who possess a valid Professional Certificate, Florida Temporary Certificate, or Florida Statement of Eligibility indicating they are eligible in any of the following subject areas:
NOTE: Recent and upcoming Spring 2018 college "education major" graduates are also encouraged to register for and attend the 2018 Great Florida Teach-In.
- Elementary Education
- English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
- Exceptional Student Education (ESE)
- Foreign Languages
- Reading (Certification or Endorsement)
- Science: General
- Science: Biology
- Science: Chemistry
- Science: Earth/Space Science
- Science: Physical Science
- Science: Physics
- Social Science
- Speech-Language Pathology
- Technology Education
Advanced registration for the Great Florida Teach-In is now closed.
If you have any questions, please contact us by e-mail or toll-free at: 800-TEACH-FL (800-832-2435).