Middle School Math/Algebra Teacher

Location
Chicago, IL, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 06, 2020
Ref
10441
Grade Level
Middle School
Position Type:
Elementary: Middle School/Mathematics

  • Date Posted:
    9/5/2020


  • Location:
    40450 - St. Bartholomew School


  • Date Available:
    09/08/2020


  • St. Bartholomew is a small but mighty school in the Portage Park neighborhood on the northwest side of Chicago. We are looking to do big things in our small school around the concept of Dual Language and STEM to support our heavily bilingual student population. We are looking for a dynamic teacher who has a passion for language, culture, and the STEMs.

    Description: Responsible for Mathematics instruction to 5th-8th graders and Algebra 1 to advanced 8th grade. Able to works with students both in-person and in virtual settings.

    Job Summary:
    • High expectations for all students: Support a mastery-based learning environment and lead students to meet ambitious academic goals.
    • Integrated curriculum development and delivery: Design and implement inter-disciplinary long-term plans and daily lessons that spark student interest in learning.
    • Problem-based learning: Motivate learning through the context of a semi-structured problem grounded in real world application.
    • Differentiated instruction: Personalize student learning based on needs and interests.
    • Meaningful assessment: Craft opportunities for regular assessment and reflection using a range of methods.
    • Content-area expert: Apply knowledge of best practices for integrated Mathematics instruction to support curriculum development and delivery.
    • Collaboration with colleagues: Work with colleagues to develop and test innovative solutions.
    • Partnerships: Connect students to individuals in academia, industry, and the community with relevant expertise and experience. Build relationships with students and families.

    Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in education or mathematics with teacher education courses. We seek innovators, collaborators and problem-solvers who believe that socio-economic status should not determine access to or achievement in this global economy. Biligual-Spanish speaker prefered, but not required.
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    Application Procedure:
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    Selection Procedure:

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