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Teachers - High School 

What High School Teachers Do

High school teachers help prepare students for life after graduation. They teach academic lessons and various skills that students will need to attend college and to enter the job market.


How to Become a High School Teacher
High school teachers must have a bachelor’s degree. In addition, public school teachers must have a state-issued certification, which may require a background in the subject(s) they will be certified to teach.
Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for high school teachers was $57,200 in May 2015. Employment of high school teachers is projected to grow 6 percent by 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations.


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