Education Career Fair

March 22, 2019
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Holmes Convocation Center

Appalachian State University's Education Career Fair connects school administrators, superintendents, and other employers from the field of education seeking to hire candidates in education and related fields with students and alumni from our Reich College of Education.


  • Bring your App card (if you're a current student)
  • Bring hard copies of your resume!
  • Professional dress is recommended
  • Review these tips to be best prepared

Visit with school districts and other organizations seeking teaching candidates.  Some interview opportunities will also be available following the Fair, so come prepared!

Registration is Closed

Check out the Census Bureau Statistics to find out more about these different employer's home counties!


10:30am - 12:30pm: Employer Registration. Employers will enter at the Holmes Ticket Office entrance.
11:00am - 12:30pm: Employer Lunch
12:15pm - 12:30pm: Alumni photo with Yosef
12:30pm - 3:00pm: Education Career Fair

Host Hotel

Hampton Inn & Suites Boone, 1252 US Highway 421, Boone, NC 28607 - $104/night (plus tax)
Click here to reserve or call 828-386-6464

Directions and Parking

We strongly recommend that employers drop their materials at the Holmes Convocation Center PRIOR to parking. Driving directions to Boone, the Holmes Center, and parking are provided here.

Parking will be provided for employers at Rivers Street Parking Deck. Upon arrival, please take the automated ticket from the kiosk. You will receive a parking pass at the registration check-in in Holmes that you will use at the end of the day when you leave the parking deck. Vans will be available outside the parking deck to shuttle you directly to the event.

For employers attending the morning panel sessions:

Information about your panel session locations will be communicated to you by representatives from the Reich College of Education. They will be sending you directions and parking information for your morning panel session. After you participate in the panel, you can then move your vehicle to drop off materials at Holmes and park in the Rivers St. Parking Deck as indicated in the attached materials.

For employers interviewing following the fair:

You will receive a folder at employer check-in which will contain blank schedules and reminder slips for you to use throughout the fair as you build your interview schedule. The interviews will take place in the Career Development Center on the 3rd floor of the John E. Thomas Building, across the street from the Holmes Convocation Center.

Listed below are the schools attending the fair:

Organization Location
Alamance-Burlington School System Burlington, North Carolina
Alexander County Schools Taylorsville, North Carolina
Alleghany County Schools Sparta, North Carolina
Anson County Schools Wadesboro, North Carolina
Appalachian State University - Reich College of Education Boone, North Carolina
Ashe County Schools Jefferson, North Carolina
Asheboro City Schools Asheboro, North Carolina
Asheville City Schools Asheville, North Carolina
Avery County Schools Newland, North Carolina
Baltimore County Public Schools (MD) Towson, Maryland
Buncombe County Schools Asheville, North Carolina
Burke County Public Schools Morganton, North Carolina
Cabarrus County Schools Concord, North Carolina
Caldwell County Schools Lenoir, North Carolina
Caswell County Schools Yanceyville, North Carolina
Catawba County Schools Newton, North Carolina
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Charles County Public Schools (MD) La Plata, Maryland
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (NC) Charlotte, North Carolina
Charter Schools USA Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Cherokee Central School Cherokee, North Carolina
Cherokee County School District Gaffney, South Carolina
City Year Boston, Massachusetts
Cleveland County Schools Shelby, North Carolina
Clover School District (York 2) Clover, South Carolina
Cobb County School District Marietta, Georgia
Cumberland County Schools Fayetteville, North Carolina
Davidson County Schools Lexington, North Carolina
Davie County Schools Mocksville, North Carolina
DeKalb County School District Stone Mountain, Georgia
Durham Public Schools Durham, North Carolina
Edenton-Chowan Schools (NC) Edenton, North Carolina
ELKIN CITY SCHOOLS Elkin, North Carolina
Fauquier County VA Public Schools Warrenton, Virginia
Fort Mill School District Fort Mill, South Carolina
Franklin Academy Wake Forest, North Carolina
Franklin County Public Schools (NC) Louisburg, North Carolina
Freedom School Partners Charlotte, North Carolina
Gaston County Schools Gastonia, North Carolina
Guilford County Schools Greensboro, North Carolina
Hamilton County Schools Chattanooga, Tennessee
Harnett County Schools Lillington, North Carolina
Haywood County Schools Waynesville, North Carolina
Henderson County Public Schools Hendersonville, North Carolina
Hickory Public Schools Hickory, North Carolina
Hoke County Schools Raeford, North Carolina
Horry County Schools (SC) Conway, South Carolina
Iredell-Statesville Schools Statesville, North Carolina
Jefferson County KY Public Schools Louisville, Kentucky
Johnston County Public Schools (NC) Smithfield, North Carolina
Kannapolis City Schools Kannapolis, North Carolina
Lee County Schools (NC) Sanford, North Carolina
Lenoir County Public Schools Kinston, North Carolina
Lexington City Schools Lexington, North Carolina
Lincoln Charter School Denver, North Carolina
McDowell County Schools Marion, North Carolina
Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy Charlotte, North Carolina
Montgomery County Schools Troy, North Carolina
Moore County Schools Carthage, North Carolina
Mooresville Graded School District Mooresville, North Carolina
Nassau County School Board Fernandina Beach, Florida
National Heritage Academies Grand Rapids, Michigan
Newport News VA Public Schools Newport News, Virginia
Newton-Conover City Schools Newton, North Carolina
Northeast Academy for Aerospace and Advanced Technologies (NC) Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Onslow County School System Jacksonville, North Carolina
Orange County School District Hillsborough, North Carolina
Oxford Preparatory School Oxford, North Carolina
Piedmont Community Charter School Gastonia, North Carolina
Pine Lake Preparatory Mooresville, North Carolina
Polk County, North Carolina School District Columbus, North Carolina
Prince William County VA Public Schools Manassas, Virginia
Randolph County School System Asheboro, North Carolina
Richmond County Schools Hamlet, North Carolina
Rock Hill School District Three Rock Hill, South Carolina
Rockingham County Schools Eden, North Carolina
Rocky Mount Preparatory School Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Rowan-Salisbury School System Salisbury, North Carolina
Roxboro Community School Roxboro, North Carolina
Rutherford County Schools Forest City, North Carolina
School District of Lee County Fort Myers, Florida
Seaford School District Seaford, Delaware
Southampton County VA Public Schools Courtland, Virginia
Southern Teachers Agency Charlottesville, Virginia
Spartanburg District Two Inman, South Carolina
Spartanburg School District Six Roebuck, South Carolina
St. Lucie Public Schools Port St. Lucie, Florida
Stanly County Schools St. Albemarle, North Carolina
Stokes County Schools Danbury, North Carolina
Sumter School District Sumter, South Carolina
Surry County Schools Stony Knoll, North Carolina
Thomasville City Schools Thomasville, North Carolina
Transylvania County Schools Brevard, North Carolina
Union Academy Monroe, North Carolina
Union County Public Schools Monroe, North Carolina
Wake County Public School System Cary, North Carolina
Washington County Public Schools Abingdon, Virginia
Watauga County Schools Boone, North Carolina
Wayne County Public Schools Goldsboro, North Carolina
Wicomico County Board of Education Salisbury, Maryland
Wilkes County Schools Wilkesboro, North Carolina
Wilson County Schools Wilson, North Carolina
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Yadkin County Schools Yadkinville, North Carolina
York Preparatory Academy Rock Hill, South Carolina

Contact Us

Rm. 369, John E. Thomas Hall
287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608

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