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Make a Living. Make a Difference. Teach in Houston.
With average teaching salaries above $50,000, a low overall cost of living, and a diverse community, Houston is a great place to teach—and live.

Why Live in Houston?

With affordable activities for almost anyone and some of the highest teaching salaries in the state, Houston makes for a comfortable, cool lifestyle.

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Why Teach in Houston?

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Teachers are in high demand in Houston. With over 25 school districts and an incredibly diverse student population, there are many opportunities to change lives here. Houston is also home to some of the best high schools—and teachers—in the nation. See how you can get certified to teach here and join talented colleagues.

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The Difference You Can Make

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Houston needs teachers, from all backgrounds and experiences, who are committed to shaping the future of the city.

With a growing percentage of Spanish-speaking students and an ever-increasing population of immigrant children, the need for strong bilingual educators is greater than ever.

High school math, science and English is where it’s at. We need more teachers of these subjects to equip and empower students to navigate and thrive in a changing world.

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