The Job Search

The University of Wyoming’s Center for Advising and Career Services office is available to support you in developing your resume, and in obtaining job search assistance and advice. You can contact the Center for Advising and Career Services through its website or by telephone at (307) 766-2398, or by email.

The Center for Advising and Career Services sponsors the UW Teacher Fair, which is an opportunity to interview with many Wyoming school districts, as well as schools from other states and countries. More information about the UW Teacher Fair can also be found on the Center for Advising and Career Services website.

You should also plan to work with your Mentor Teacher, UW Faculty Supervisor and the Partnership District Facilitator in your school district to develop appropriate resumes and other job search materials. Opportunities might be provided to you to participate in job preparation seminars or mock interviews with school district personnel.

Other websites where you can find helpful information about job postings are listed below:

  • Teachers-Teachers is a free service designed to help educators find new and exciting teaching jobs, administrative jobs and other related service positions. The service is easy-to-use and helps you efficiently find teaching jobs by position area and location.
  • The Wyoming School Boards Association provides a listing of school district openings in Wyoming.

Individual school districts also provide information about job openings on their websites.

The University of Wyoming’s teacher preparation program uses the Praxis assessment for certain credentials. The PTSB requires the Praxis exam for Wyoming licensure. You can find out more information about the Praxis here.

Teachers Test Prep specializes in helping aspiring teachers pass their credentialing exams. The University of Wyoming partners with Teachers Test Prep to offer our students a variety of services to help them be successful on the Praxis exam.

Teachers Test Prep Provides:

  • Free Practice Tests
  • Free Study Guides
  • Live Prep Classes
  • One-on-One Tutoring
  • Online Prep

Explore their website here.

If you are interested in taking advantage of UW’s partnership with Teachers Test Prep request your free account here.

Contact Us

Teacher Preparation and Advising Office

Dept. 3374

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2230