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What to Expect

Expectations

How to Prepare

Details

 What can I expect as a partner for the Teach225 Career Fair?

Meet potential candidates and ask questions.

Collect resumes and information from potential candidates who strike your interest.

Enjoy delicious free food and a night of fun!

Network with teachers, schools, and other professionals.

How should I prepare for the fair?

Create a list of questions to ask potential candidates.

Prepare to answer questions from potential candidates.

Practice your employer’s elevator pitch. Think about why someone should consider your school or program.

You’re welcome to bring brochures, handouts and even small giveaway items, like pens or stickers!

Download our “What to Ask Checklist!”

What are the set-up details for participating partners?

Arrive as early as 2:30 p.m. to set up.

Tables and internet access will be provided to partners.

Bring a table cloth, pamphlets, and marketing materials.

Questions? Contact Jasmine Simmons at jasmine@newschoolsbr.org

Event Details

Thursday, February 29, 2024
3-5pm CT

Located at Louisiana Association of Business
& Industry (LABI),
500 Main Street, Baton Rouge

Free parking can be found at St. Joseph Cathedral located at 401 Main Street.

Arrival/set up time for our partners starts at 2:30 p.m. We will provide tables, mini charcuterie boxes from Crafted Nibbles Charcuterie, refreshments, and internet connection. Remember to bring a table cloth, pamphlets, and other marketing materials.

What to Look for in a Candidate

Sincere interest in student success

Lifelong learner

Comfort with technology

Empathy

Adaptability

Questions to Ask Candidates Cheat Sheet

What are some questions to ask potential candidates while at the fair? Download the resource below and bring it with you to the career fair.

Download

Participating Schools

BASIS Baton Rouge - Materra
BASIS Mid-City
Baton Rouge Ochsner Discovery
Collegiate Baton Rouge
Community School for Apprenticeship Learning
Diocese of Baton Rouge Catholic Schools
EBR Schools
Emerge School for Autism
GEO Academies
GEO Next Generation High School
GEO Prep Academy
GEO Prep Baker - A GEO Academy
GEO Prep Mid City
Gardere Community Christian School
Great Hearts Harveston
Helix Aviation
Helix Legal School
Helix Mentorship STEAM Academy
IDEA Public Schools
Impact Charter School
Kenilworth Science and Technology School
Louisiana Key Academy
Louisiana Rebirth Blended Learning Academy
Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired
Madison Preparatory Academy
Prescott K-8 Academy
Slaughter Community Charter School
St. Helena Parish School District
St. John The Baptist Parish School Board
St. Joseph's Academy
The Brighton School
The Link School
Thrive Academy
University View Academy

Participating Teacher Preparation Programs

Baton Rouge Community College
Baton Rouge Youth Coalition
City Year
Louisiana Resource Center for Educators
Oxford Teachers College at REACH University
Reads Ro Teach Louisiana (A+PEL)
Southern University (SUBR)
Teach for America Greater Baton Rouge
The Center for Literacy & Learning

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I park? Is it free?

We’ve partnered with St. Joseph Cathedral to provide free parking. Please park at the cathedral at 401 Main Street.

What time can I come set up my booth?

Arrive as early as 2:30 p.m. to set up. Teach225 will provide tables as well as internet connection. You are encouraged to bring a table cloth and any promotional items such as pamphlets and handouts.

Will there be food and refreshments?

Yes! Mini charcuterie boxes from Crafted Nibbles Charcuterie, Leroy’s Lemonade, and other refreshments will be available for our partners.

Questions?

Email Jasmine Simmons at jasmine@newschoolsbr.org.