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Teach here, where what you do makes a big impact.

Connect with your love of education in one of our Nation’s most beautiful regions, Southern Missouri. Here you will have the opportunity to foster high quality education in a community that appreciates you!
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Southern Missouri

This Is Where You Want To Be!

Who Are We?

We are a coalition of 22 school districts in Southern Missouri investing in our teachers and building community support.

Each of these districts provides a supportive atmosphere, a high quality of life at a low cost of living, and a chance to impact the lives of students in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.

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Make a bigger impact on your students in small, caring communities.

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Why Teach In The Ozarks?

Benefits of teaching in Missouri

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High quality of life at a low cost of living.

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Bigger impact on each of your students.

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Limitless outdoor recreation.

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Small, caring communities.

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Supportive administration & staff.

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Beautiful school facilities & amazing opportunity.

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Compared to the rest of the country, our region's cost of living is 23.0% lower than the U.S. average.

School districts in our region enjoy small class sizes leading to more meaningful relationships with students while keeping up with the technology standards of larger districts.
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