Applicant Background Information
K-12 Work Experience Details
Please provide the following the details regarding your previous K-12 work experience, beginning with your most recent position.
You may may share up to 2 additional prior K-12 work experiences by clicking on the "Additional K-12 Work Experience" link.
Resume & Cover Letters
To submit your resume successfully, you must limit it to 2 pages in a Word document. If you exceed 2 pages, it is likely that you will not be able to submit it in this section. Do not include a curriculum vitae or cover letter in this text box.
You must COPY & PASTE your resume from a Word document into the text box below. Any special formatting and/or spacing may not transfer, so review and format your resume in the text box as appropriate.
Please submit a cover letter for each school level that you are applying for. Should you become eligible to interview for specific school-site positions, the appropriate school-level letter will be shared with the site-based matching committees.
Your cover letter should not exceed 1 page in a Word document and you must COPY & PASTE it into the appropriate text box below. Any special formatting and/or spacing may not transfer, so format your letter within the text box as appropriate.
The available school level text boxes below are based on your stated preferences in the Personal Information section.
We look forward to reading about your experiences and reflections. Please note that these reflections play a critical role in your application to the Oakland Unified School District. Successful responses:
- Address the entire question,
- Are specific, compelling, and use demonstrable evidence and examples,
- Demonstrate your perspective and skills as they relate to our selection criteria,
- Reflect on past experiences,
- Use an essay format, rather than subheadings or bullets.
We recommend that you write your reflections in a Word document and then COPY & PASTE them into the appropriate text boxes. Each response should be no longer than 250 words. If any response exceeds 250 words, you may not be able to submit your application.