New Year, New Job Search: Go After Your Goals in 2017

A new year offers a clean slate, a fresh chance, a sense of uncharted possibility for what’s to come in the next trip around the sun. Perhaps you’re ready for more leadership responsibilities, or it’s simply time for a change. … Continue reading

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Tips for a Successful Private School Job Search: Part II

What to Remember When You’re Visiting Campus & Teaching A Demo Lesson Earlier this month, we relayed some helpful tips on how to succeed during the early stages of your search for private school jobs. After acing the initial interview, … Continue reading

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Tips for a Successful Private School Job Search Part I

Helpful Hints to Keep in Mind in the Early Stages of Your Job Search & How to Impress During an Interview   In the work we do at Educator’s Ally to recruit the best teachers and administrators for private school … Continue reading

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Back to School: Surviving Your First Year At A New School

Now that Labor Day has passed, it’s officially time to go back to school. Are you starting your first year as a teacher? Or are you starting a new job at a different school? Even for experienced teachers, joining a … Continue reading

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Development Professionals: Why Independent Schools Are Actively Hiring Them

The culture of philanthropy in independent schools is at once remarkable and essential. It is because of the generosity of alumni, parents, faculty and administrators that independent schools can and do create exceptional programs and facilities for the benefit of … Continue reading

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You Never Get a Second Chance to Make a First Impression: Why you Need an Agency for your Private School Job Search

Your resume looks great. Your references are in order and on standby. You know exactly what position you’re looking for and what type of school environment you’re seeking. So why would you need to use an agency for your independent school job search? … Continue reading

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Understanding the Seasonality of Independent School Hiring

Here at Educator’s Ally, we work with educators on all different timelines and at all different points in their careers. Whether you’re brand new to the field, or highly experienced and exploring leadership opportunities in schools, EA is prepared to … Continue reading

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Back to School Night: Helping Teachers Get Good Grades

It’s that time of year again: the time when parents of independent school students everywhere head into the classroom for Back to School Night. Ostensibly, the purpose of this ritual is for parents to gain some insight into the academic … Continue reading

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Back to School: The Teachers We Remember Most

  As we watch students returning to school this month, leaving the carefree days of summer behind them, we can’t help but be reminded of that mixed bag of emotions children face as they prepare to meet new teachers, new … Continue reading

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Breaking In: Finding an Entry Level Elementary Teaching Position

Are you an Education major who will graduate next spring? Or maybe you are studying another field but are a motivated, team player who has always been drawn to working with young children during your summer vacations as a babysitter … Continue reading

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