Ruby Haak 4019 Gerald L. Bates Drive Dorchester, MA 2122 (999)-808-5709 firstname.lastname@example.org
Linda Goldsmith Irvine High School 858 Rosemont Avenue Irvine, CA 92618
Oct 20, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Elementary Education Teacher
Dear Mrs. Goldsmith,
My name is Ruby Haak and I write to introduce myself in answer to your advertisement for an Elementary Education Teacher at Irvine High School. I would make a great choice for this position, and have included my resume with this cover letter for your consideration.
I was recently introduced to your school’s open position by Anthony Hartung, and was very impressed to learn about your school’s track record for student test scores and curriculum. I feel my 10 years as an Elementary Education Teacher, my Masters Degree from Georgia State University in Elementary Education, and my superior communications, teaching, and mentoring skills make me a great Elementary Education Teacher for your school in keeping with the success you have initiated. I have many great ideas for your 1-4th grades Language Arts classes, and would love to discuss various curriculum that has been successful in my career, as well as what your specific goals are for this position’s curriculum for the upcoming school year.
I look forward to the possibility of contributing my talents, experience, and education to your school’s prestige and reputation in this position of Elementary Education Teacher. You will find my resume enclosed with this cover letter.