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Last updated November 16, 2015
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Biology and Chemistry HS Teacher
Openings for 2016-17 at Ednovate:
Ednovate Charter Schools is seeking one HS Biology teacher
and one HS Chemistry teacher for the 2016-17 School Year within
our growing network. To apply for one of these exciting opportunities
within an innovative network that is personalizing college
prep education in Southern California, visit www.ednovate.org/careers.
Options for Youth Charter School
Biology Small Group Instructor - Middle and High
School Charter School in Sacramento
The Small Group Instructor represents the direct instruction
portion of the blended program at our school. The Small Group
Instructor delivers lesson plan-based instruction in a classroom
setting to an average class size of about 15-20 students.
SGI’s offer instruction in Math, ELA, Science and test prep
and are the content experts in their center. This department
serves students by providing instruction with excellence,
rigor and high expectations for students to achieve college
and career readiness. This position is primarily responsible
for delivering our educational program to ensure data driven,
results based instruction for students in the implementation
of the Common Core Standards. Will be available to provide
direction instruction to students 6 hours a day.
Essential Functions include, but are not limited to the
- Masters instruction using an array of teaching strategies
- Utilizes educational technology and media to enhance
- Chats in virtual discussion threads and manages small
groups of students to meet individual needs.
- Facilitates collaborative grouping and keeps learning
management system organized and updated.
- Lesson plans a differentiated curriculum to ensure student
- Teaches for mastery of the Common Core Standards.
- Uses assessments and data to influence instruction for
- Keeps grade, attendance and retention records.
- Provides targeted interventions for special education
students and English Language Learners.
- Participates in various community groups or functions,
faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences,
and teacher training workshops. Meets with students and
parents to discuss student progress and problems.
- Participates in related activities, such as student organizations
- Assists with State mandated student testing.
- Assists with bi-monthly and year-end audits.
- Assists in maintaining a clean, inviting, professional
center for students to attend.
- Performs other administrative functions and duties assigned.
Education and Experience:
- BA/BS Degree
- NCLB compliant single subject teaching credential (Science/Biology)
Send resume to: email@example.com.
Closing Date: 12/15/15
DIVISION OF CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION and CALSTATE
Tenure-track Faculty Position
Position: Assistant Professor, K-12 Mathematics Education
or Science Education
Starting Date: Fall, 2016
Minimum Qualifications: An appropriate terminal
degree (Ed.D. or Ph.D.) from an accredited university in mathematics
education or science education, or a related field in education
and strong background in mathematics or the physical or life
sciences. Experience in K-12 classroom teaching and extensive
knowledge and familiarity with CCSS Mathematics and NGSS.
An active and on-going record of scholarship in mathematics
education or science education in K-12 urban environments.
Post-secondary classroom teaching experience in mathematics
education or science education courses using hybrid, face
to face and online modalities. Record of, or potential for
scholarly activity involving students whenever possible, as
well as the demonstrated potential for effective teaching
of mathematics or science courses using a variety of pedagogical
strategies. Demonstrated ability and/or interest in working
in a multiethnic, multicultural environment.
As a University dedicated to engagement, service and the
public good, the successful candidate will be expected to
join faculty, staff, students and administrators in a commitment
to these purposes.
Preferred Qualifications: Specialized knowledge
in the area of mathematics education or science education,
including curriculum standards, assessment, instructional
methods, curriculum adaptations, collaboration with special
education, or other areas of expertise. Experience with professional
development, university teaching, and/or field supervision.
Knowledge of 21st century teaching and learning and a developed
understanding of technology, online learning, and education.
Familiarity with the CalState Teach program and use of technology
as a mobile learning tool.
Duties: Principal duties include teaching online
and face to face in the credential and master’s degree programs
within Charter College of Education and CalState TEACH, as
well as supervising student teaching using various tools and
in person, student advisement and mentoring, and committee
within Charter College of Education and CalState TEACH and
To apply and for more information visit: http://web.calstatela.edu/academic/position/2014_ccoe/ci_ttf_jt_cst.php.
Closing Date: December 31, 2015.
Biology Quiz Developer at Khan Academy
At Khan Academy, we’re building a comprehensive set of biology
resources (videos, text-based explanations, and quizzes) that
cover the core topics students need to learn in high school
and introductory college biology. In particular, we’re seeking
great biology educators who can create quizzes that clarify
concepts, address common misconceptions, and help students
identify their own knowledge gaps.
If you are passionate about biology education and have experience
writing quiz or practice questions that help students improve
their understanding of concepts, we are looking for you! Join
us on our mission to provide a free, world-class education
for anyone, anywhere.
This is a paid contract position for 3-6 months, with the
opportunity to extend based on performance and Khan Academy’s
• Write biology quiz questions at the advanced high school/introductory
college level, based on Khan Academy’s video and text-based
explanations of various concepts
• Review other quiz developers’ questions to ensure consistency
• Deep understanding of advanced high school/intro college
• Strong intuition for how students learn and insight into
• Computer skills (e.g., familiarity with Google docs) and
a willingness to learn how to use new tools
• Excellent writing and time-management skills
• At least 10 hours per week to commit to this project
• A passion for education and a desire to change the world
• Please apply directly at:
Application Deadline: 12/31/2015