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K-12 Career and Licensing Services

Writing Letters of Recommendation

Please visit the Graduate Admission’s webpage for information on writing letters of recommendation for applicants to graduate programs.
Reminders for Reference Writers (for jobs in K-12 education):
  • Letters for jobs in school districts may be written EITHER on professional letterhead (preferred) OR on the forms provided. 
  • Include an honest and candid assessment of the candidates strengths and weaknesses in the area in which they are seeking employment.
  • Specific examples supporting the assessments listed above are always appreciated by readers.
  • FINALLY, thank you for offering to write a letter for one of our students or graduates. We know that your time is valuable and appreciate your willingness to share it with our educators!