Beaver is expanding the nature of school. Our mindset and approach to teaching, places at the center the student experience by providing opportunities for them to be co-creators of their own learning. We are committed to providing an educational environment in tune with the real world and with doing real work. If a student’s passions and interests are ignited and fueled while they are here, we know they’ll go on to be the change-makers and future-shapers this world needs. We take that work seriously and we work diligently to promote success for everyone.
Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, MA seeks a dynamic Upper School Global History Teacher beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year. This is a full time, year-round position.
Competitive candidates will demonstrate the following skills and mindsets:
Knowledge in differentiated instruction and assessment
Willingness and ability to design curriculum
Collaborate on and implement innovative pedagogical initiatives that focus on student-first, hands-on, experiential learning
Willingness to participate fully in the community beyond the classroom is essential.
Responsibilities: (include and are not limited to)
Utilize technology to enhance instruction and student learning.
Communicate effectively with US students, faculty, and parents/guardians.
Provide frequent, constructive, objective, and prompt feedback to students.
Commitment to working in and fostering an inclusive community.
Actively participate in professional learning opportunities.
Collaborate and participate actively in the work of the Global History Department on innovative curriculum development, project-based learning, and assessment.
Seek and constructively use professional feedback.
Model organization and preparation to meet all professional responsibilities reliably.