Houston Area Teacher Center

Teacher Job Fair Information and Registration

The Houston Area Teacher Center will return to an in-person job fair this semester. Please note changes for this semester below. Thank you for your interest.

The Houston Area Teacher Center (HATC) Teacher Job Fair is open to student teachers at partner universities who are seeking teaching positions. Representatives from member and non-member school districts from Houston and beyond are available to speak to student teachers about employment. Student teachers are encouraged to bring copies of their resumes and be prepared to seek that first teaching job!

The next HATC Student Teacher Job Fair will be held Friday, Apr. 1, 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., in the Conrad Hilton Ballroom at the Hilton, University of Houston, following the Houston Area Student Teaching Conference. Student teachers from the following universities have attended in the past:

  • University of Houston
  • Houston Baptist University
  • Prairie View A&M University
  • Texas Southern University
  • University of Houston - Clear Lake
  • University of Houston - Downtown
  • University of Houston - Victoria
  • University of St. Thomas

Exhibit Booth and Fair Information

Important Dates:

  • January 24, 2022: Priority Registration opens for members.
  • February 7, 2022: Registration opens for non-members.
  • March 18, 2022: Early-bird Registration closes.

Registration Fees

Early-bird Registration Fees (Closes Friday, March 18, 2022)
Member Districts/ Affiliated Institutions: $150
Non-member Districts/ Institutions: $250
Additional Representatives: N/A

Late Registration Fees (After Friday, March 18, 2022 until capacity is met)
Member Districts/ Affiliated Institutions: $200
Non-member Districts/ Institutions: $300
Additional Representatives : N/A

The initial registration fee includes a booth table, two chairs, lunch, and parking for two representatives. Due to COVID we are limiting the number of representatives to two per booth. We are also limiting the number of booth and interview tables to accommodate spacing. Thank you for your understanding.

Electricity and Wifi

Both electricity and wifi are available and complementary to registrants. Due to space limitations, electricity requests are approved on a first come, first served basis. Approved tables will be located against the wall for electricity accessibility. Registrants will be responsible for taping down the electrical cords to meet the fire code.

All fees are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled.

Registration is now closed, as we have met capacity. Thank you.