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Teach Mathematics in California

Job prospects for mathematics teachers are very strong. Over the next decade, California is projected to need more than 33,000 mathematics and science teachers. Do you have a passion for mathematics? Are you ready to make an impact on young lives?

Teachers have the unique opportunity to inspire students to take an interest in mathematics. Will you answer the call? Are you ready to find out more? If you have questions about what it’s like to teach math, read this interview with a middle school math teacher who shares his experience.
You will need to meet the credential requirements as you demonstrate knowledge of the content and the methods of teaching mathematics.
Options to teach mathematics in the public schools based on your situation, education, and experience.
Learn what resources and supports can help you to become a California mathematics teacher.
Access helpful math-related resources to learn more about the field. Select ‘mathematics’ in the ‘subject’ pull-down.