Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018 4:13 PM
Job Description Must have AA or BA in Early childhood Education Rigorous academic focus. Our students receive the highest level of academic preparation through standards-based instruction, daily targeted interventions, and meaningful assessments. Culture built on character. Success is built upon character, so we build, persevering on tasks and projects, self-advocacy) into every minute of the day. We’ve built a strong community of Preppies, teachers, and families that are focused on character first. Commitment to reflection and refinement. Our results tell us that we are moving in the right direction, but there’s further to go to ensure that every student receives a transformative education. As a team, we regularly reflect on our programmatic model to see what’s working and where we can get better. EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHERS Our early childhood teachers lay the foundation for our youngest academic success and character development by: Planning thoughtfully and teaching joyously. You’ll adapt our rigorous, standards-based curriculum to meet the particular needs of your students, thinking about both how to scaffold rigorous learning and how to infuse your kiddos’ day with joy. You’ll feel right at home, given your innate desire to spark a love of learning in your students! Using data intentionally. You are constantly thinking about how to help students To track progress towards goals, you’ll analyze academic and classroom culture data to inform your instruction and target focus areas for your students. Investing in their own learning. We support our teachers’ ongoing professional growth through weekly professional development opportunities, as well as weekly observations and feedback conversations WHO YOU ARE Few things in life give you more pleasure than helping a child realize his or her potential for growth and then actually making that growth a reality. You’re passionate about the need for students from underserved communities to learn without limits, the importance of addressing the intersection of race and public education in the US, and the transformational power of talented, mission-aligned people working together to advance a goal. You’re open to feedback, eager to grow, and bring your best to everything you do. You look for joy in your day-to-day and want to work with others who do, too!
• Location: District Of Columbia
• Post ID: 43782597 dc