Due to the uncertain FY21 budget, Troops to Teachers program registrations or bonus applications are not being accepted at this time.

--The Troops to Teachers Program and State offices will continue to assist current participants with teacher licensing and hiring assistance.  Participants can continue to access and update their records via the Job2Teach Login link located above.  

--Service members and veterans interested in becoming a program participant should complete  the "Program Interest" form located above.  This form provides basic contact information so you  can be notified directly if program funding becomes available.

All program personnel are teleworking due to the national health crisis. Emails are checked remotely and responded to in the order in which they are received. Thank you for your patience, as we work to respond as quickly as possible.

Why Teach?

  • Make a difference in young people's lives
  • Use your experience to bring subjects to life
  • Help students realize their potential
  • Positively impact your local community
Get Started on the application process.

Why Hire Veterans?

  • Increase employment retention rates
  • Provide diversity among teaching staff
  • Adaptable and a natural fit for the classroom
  • Relieve critical need shortages
Learn More about hiring veterans.
To learn more about state specific information, choose a state that you are interested in teaching.


Teaching on a reservation or with American Indian students can bring rewards not found in any other school environment. If you are a participant seeking to teach American Indian students, visit our Bureau of Indian Affairs page.

DOWNLOAD: click below for more information on Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Employment Benefits:

BIE Employment 2020.pdf

US Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs


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