Teachers for your pod.
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Find teachers and families for your learning pod.

Remote learning support from a parent coach.

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Find a Teacher

Qualified, diverse, and relevant teachers.
  • 70% state-certified or in-process
  • 70% have master's degrees
  • 40% are people of color
Vetted resumes. We pre-approve teachers to save you time.
Connect with other families for free.
All 50 states covered. All US metros served.
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Pod Support

Free support via our blog and webinars to help form and manage your learning pod.
For Concierge Support, speak to a learning pod specialist for more personalized support.
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Parent Coaches

Speak to experienced teachers for remote learning support. Receive consultation from experts in childhood education and special education as well acertified counselors.

Our Specialists help you identify and resolve issues related to academics, behaviors, and key developmental milestones for your child.
Unlimited messaging + live sessions.
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Find a Teacher


Selected for Families offers professional, qualified teachers to serve the education and enrichment needs of families and learning pods. Teachers are evaluated by Selected and matched with you based on your needs and preferences.

Families and learning pods directly connect with same teachers that leading schools hire on Selected, a leading teacher-hiring platform for schools.

Cost: Free to view teachers and families near you. Begin with a free trial. First two teachers you connect with are on us!


What We Offer

  • Free to search pre-approved, qualified, and diverse teachers that match your preferences
  • Free to connect with two teachers
  • Free to connect with families near you
  • Free support services to help you set up and operationalize your learning pod
  • All paid plans receive sample agreement templates: employee and contractor agreement, parent-parent agreement, and liability waiver
  • 1:1 Concierge Support services, including needs assessment, pod formation and operations, and interviewing support
  • Candidates personally sourced and interviewed by Selected*
  • Contract agreement template to execute with teacher that outlines key terms of the proposed engagement
  • * Select packages only. All other services are included in our standard service.

Our Teachers

  • On Selected for Families, teachers are experts in childhood education, professionally trained, qualified, and diverse classroom teachers. They are hired at leading public and private schools in the regions we serve.
  • 70% state-certified or in the process of earning their state teacher certification
  • 70% have at least a Master’s degree
  • 40% teachers of color
  • Are you a teacher interested in leading a learning pod? Sign up at Selected.

Our Mission

We are committed to helping you find qualified teachers to provide structured, individualized support for your children.

10% of all purchases is allocated to our grant programs that support teacher and school leader recruitment efforts at high needs PK-12 schools with demonstrated financial hardship due to COVID-19.


Serve all 50 States

Largest metros in the U.S.
  • We serve all regions and major metro areas in the U.S.
  • Looking for a remote or virtual teacher? Happy to help. Let us know your needs.

What is Selected

Selected is a social impact company dedicated to connecting parents and schools with the most relevant, committed, and diverse educators. Selected matches employers with a pre-vetted, qualified, and diverse pool of Pre-K to 12 candidates in urban metros throughout the Northeast US, California, Arizona, and Texas.

For the first time, parents have access to the same teachers on Selected for Families that leading schools hire via Selected.

Learn more about Selected, the teacher hiring platform used by schools

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