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Fall Education and Student Teacher Career Fair

Friday, November 6, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
virtual - details coming soon

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.

Accessing the virtual fair

This fair will be held virtually. Details for employers, such as: how to participate in a virtual fair, access, etc. will be posted on this page when registration opens.


Registration opens this summer. Don't forget to save the date for our Education Career Fair in the spring.

Student information

Steps to complete before the fair

Participating employers

Check out the list of employers attending the fair - coming soon.

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.
  • 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 social media. Visit Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for fair updates and helpful preparation 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.

Headshot photos

Professional headshot photos are available free to Illinois State students during in-person fairs from 4-7 p.m. Because this fair will be held virtually this year, headshot photos will not be available. Photos for in-person fairs are available on Flickr within a week after the fair. Direct links to photos from last year is included below:

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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