"student learning," "classroom management," and "instructional materials" aren't the only skills we found math teachers list on their resumes. In fact, there's a whole list of math teacher responsibilities that we found, including:
We've found that 72.0% of math teachers have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 20.5% earned their master's degrees before becoming a math teacher. While it's true that most math teachers have a college degree, it's generally impossible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every nine math teachers did not spend the extra money to attend college.
The math teachers who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied mathematics and education, while a small population of math teachers studied elementary education and general education, specific areas.
When you're ready to become a math teacher, you might wonder which companies hire math teachers. According to our research through math teacher resumes, math teachers are mostly hired by K12, Connections Academy, and Educate. Now is a good time to apply as K12 has 26 math teachers job openings, and there are 11 at Connections Academy and 11 at Educate.
Since salary is important to some math teachers, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind, Baltimore City Public Schools, and Lycee Francais de New York. If you were to take a closer look at Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind, you'd find that the average math teacher salary is $83,688. Then at Baltimore City Public Schools, math teachers receive an average salary of $80,623, while the salary at Lycee Francais de New York is $79,526.