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Fall Education and Student Teacher Career Fair

Friday, November 6, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
virtual - Log in to  Hire-A-Redbird  to attend as a student or employer
If you have questions about accessing the fair or during the fair, connect with us through Zoom at: https://illinoisstate.zoom.us/j/7738814117

The Fall Education and Student Teacher Career Fair connects school administrators, superintendents, and other employers from the field of education seeking student teachers and candidates in education and related fields for open positions.

Employer information

Meet exciting new talent from Illinois State University. Learn more about Illinois State's College of Education, Licensure, Endorsements & Approvals. This fair will be held virtually. Review the instructions for participating in a virtual fair as an employer. Request the toolkit for accessing a virtual career fair.


Register today! Don't forget to save the date for our Education Career Fair in the spring.

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Student information

Participating employers

Check out the list of employers currently registered.

Steps to complete before the fair

Attending the virtual fair

Details for students, such as: how to participate in a virtual fair, access, etc. will be posted on this page soon.

Tips to prepare for the fair

  • Visit the Career Resource Guide for suggestions on how to prepare for the fair. Then attend one of our InstaCareer career fair preparation sessions to learn how to introduce yourself, identify what to say, get tips on how to follow-up after the fair.
  • Check out these tips for navigating a virtual fair.
  • Attend Navigating a Virtual Fair so you'll not only know how to present yourself, but learn how to participate in the fair effectively.
  • Prepare for on the spot interviews. Visit InterviewStream to get interview questions listed by major and job industry, and practice your answers.
  • Identify your answers to commonly asked questions. Visit the Career Resource Guide for sample questions.
  • Join Career Services on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for fair updates and other helpful tips.

Juniors exploring student teacher placements

The Fall Education and Student Teacher Career Fair provides students with an excellent opportunity to learn more about prospective school districts to consider for your student teaching experience. Since all student teaching placements are arranged through the Ceclia J. Lauby Teacher Education Center, students are encouraged to participate in this fair to learn more about school districts in Illinois, only. You will not able to self-place where your student teaching experience will be held.


Registration through Hire-A-Redbird is required to participate. If you no longer have access, be sure to contact Career Services four days prior to the event for access.

Headshot photos

Because this fair will be held virtually this year, headshot photos will not be available.

2019 Fall Education Fair headshot photos

Student volunteers needed

Interested in developing your leadership skills and/or earning service hours? Become a career fair student volunteer!

Special accommodations

If you need special accommodation to attend this event, contact the Career Services. Please allow sufficient time to arrange for the accommodation.




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