After 6 1/2 years of being a substitute, I finally landed a job at a neighboring school district!! Im a Special Ed ALE aide! I have been trying for 7 years to get a job! Praise the Lord Hallelujah!! I want to tell you all that are struggling to never give up. Ill pray that you find you a job too! This has been a long hard roller coaster ride to get there! Whew! Thank you all for those who sent suggestions! I appreciate it!