A fashion design teacher combines a passion for clothing and accessories with a classroom environment, where they guide students in topics such as sewing, patterns, and trends in fashion.
Having prior industry experience and a professional portfolio are both essential for fashion designers who want to teach, and a bachelor's degree in a related field is also mandatory.
State licensure is needed for any designer teaching within the public school system, while a master's degree or higher is required for teaching jobs at a postsecondary institution.
Have a passion for creating the best clothes or accessories for any occasion. As teachers, they demonstrate strong verbal skills and understand the needs of students from all backgrounds