The Technology Teacher works alongside faculty, staff, and students to integrate meaningful technology into daily life at Tate's School. They will plan, model, and encourage effective use of technology for students and peers. Ideal applicants are experienced and self-motivated with proven teaching ability. Additionally, this teacher serves as a resource for integrating technology into the general education classroom. Tate's School was founded in 1968 and serves students in Pre-K3 through 8th grade; 5th through 8th are 1:1.
The Technology Specialist / FAB Lab Teacher will:
Create and teach high-quality, developmentally-appropriate, student-centered weekly technology lessons for students in transitional kindergarten through eighth grade.
Collaborate with other educators with the goal of delivering a meaningful STEAM education across a student's educational experience at Tate's School.
Develop training opportunities for teachers to learn best practices for implementing educational technology in their classrooms.
Work with school administrators to plan and implement school-wide technology initiatives
The Ideal Candidate will demonstrate:
Creativity and innovation in the teaching and learning process
A hands-on approach to education
A strong desire to work towards a common goal as a team player
Exceptional knowledge of educational technology, including coding and robotics
Why you want this job:
Access to incredible teaching and learning tools: Makerbot 3-D printers, drones, robots designed for early learning, AV tools, and MakerSpace.
Supportive administration that encourages creative teaching.
Access to professional development opportunities and classroom funding.
Opportunities to enrich the lives of staff and students through effective teaching and problem-solving
The 54 acre campus is beautiful, classes are small, and the FABLAB is a showcase space.
Relevant experience teaching technology in a school setting
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits package and 401K, professional development, and employee discounts. Call 865-693-3021 and speak with Kaye Simmons, Principal.
Our websites are www.tatesschool.com and wwww.tatescamp.com