Develops and delivers innovative math instruction to middle level learners to 6th, 7th and 8th-grade students. The middle school math teacher must possess a breadth and depth of math knowledge designed to cultivate critical thinking skills, real world applications, and the ability to build the fundamental math skills. Additionally, it is essential that the math teacher be able to effectively work within a highly effective interdisciplinary team of teachers.
A minimum of three years of middle level teaching experience is strongly preferred.
A Bachelor’s degree in Math or a related field is required.
Must have an understanding of OSX, Windows based operating systems and iOS devices.
Must be intimately familiar with instructional methodologies that require students to apply their knowledge of science and technology to a problem based learning environment.
Must be able to create learning opportunities that enable students to have the experience of achieving expertise by researching, understanding, and developing new knowledge about technology, their environment and drawing meaningful connections between the two.
Must be intimately aware of multiple forms of assessment to evaluate student learning, and provide ongoing feedback to students to empower them to manage and accelerate their own learning.
Must possess a systematic approach to managing a classroom environment that affords students the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that often extends beyond the classroom.
Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, and teaching philosophy to firstname.lastname@example.org.