Harrison County teacher job fair
The Harrison County School district is looking for new faces in the classroom at the third annual teacher job fair.
Certified teachers and teacher candidates with pending certifications were encouraged to participate at the Harrison County School District Center for Excellence. According to assistant superintendent Sherry Washburn, Harrison County is one of the top 10 paying school districts in Mississippi.
The district wants to attract teachers who are passionate about teaching students, and inspire future educators on the coast.
“Folks that are here are super pumped and super dedicated to children. it’s a great profession and I think when you are around people who enjoy it, people who are pleased with what is happening with their students, I think all of that is contagious,” says Washburn.
Washburn tells News 25 the Harrison County School District always offers professional development opportunities to grow as an educator.