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Teacher Recruitment Fair at IU Northwest scheduled for April 5

Event open to prospective teachers, administrators looking for employment with local schools, corporation

Community Mar 13, 2024
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The Indiana University Northwest campus is pictured from the air on Thursday, May 12, 2022. (Photo by James Brosher/Indiana University)

Gary, Ind. — Indiana University Northwest’s School of Education will host the seventh annual Teacher Recruitment Fair from 1-4 p.m. on Friday, April 5 in the Savannah Center.

Twenty local schools and school corporations, including individual public, charter and private schools throughout Northwest Indiana, will be actively recruiting candidates to fill available teaching and administrative roles for the 2024-2025 academic year. Several schools are urgently seeking to hire teachers and administrators for all grades and subjects as soon as possible.

The event is free and open to qualified graduating students, current and former educators and alumni from any college or university. Pre-registration is appreciated but not required.

To pre-register, send an email to Mandel Smith ( with your name and the college/university you graduated from.

For more information about the fair, contact the IU Northwest School of Education at 219-980-6887 or

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