The Lab School of Washington, an independent arts-based day school for students with language-based learning differences in grades 1-12, is seeking a full-time science teacher in the Intermediate program for 5th and 6th grades for the 2020-2021 school year. Must have teaching certification or be willing to commit to taking the courses necessary to work toward certification. Our ideal candidate will have experience teaching students with specific learning differences and be knowledgeable of upper elementary science content and methodology that addresses the needs of our diverse population.
Lab encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds.
The Lab School of Washington is an inclusive and welcoming school that celebrates diversity, including race, religion, national and ethnic origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates representing the diversity of today’s global world.
About The Lab School of Washington
For over 50 years, The Lab School of Washington has been providing an exceptional, college-preparatory academic experience for students (grades 1-12) with language-based learning differences.
The Lab School of Washington is an innovative learning community fostering scholarship and creativity in students with different learning styles. In an environment of inquiry and hands-on exploration, Lab School students learn to advocate for themselves as they become engaged and compassionate members of a global society. The goals of the institution are to:
...provide a rigorous, best in class, college-preparatory education;
...prepare students for a lifetime of learning;
...provide intensive remediation and teach useful learning strategies;
...use visual and performing arts to facilitate the education process;
...bring multi-sensory and experiential learning methods into the classroom;
support and educate parents;
...pioneer research and design new methodologies to remain on the cutting edge of the field;
...incorporate the latest technology into all Lab School programs;
...provide a challenging yet collaborative environment for staff and invest in professional developme...nt;
...disseminate the results of our programs to public and private schools that serve students who learn in both traditional and non-traditional ways.