- Get a job in the education field that you go to every single day with a regular schedule.
- Update LinkedIn profile and learn how to use it for networking purposes.
- Keep business cards in one place with notes on each person on each card as needed.
- Pursue a reading specialist, middle school, and/or social studies certifications/endorsements.
- Establish yourself with administrators regardless of job at school.
Keep graduate school in mind, especially deadlines for applications, GRE, etc. if/when necessary.