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Elementary English Language Arts Teacher and Instructional Lead

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Luria Academy
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Brooklyn, NY
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Published 23 days ago

Elementary English Language Arts Teacher and Instructional Lead

For Fall 2021


We are seeking a passionate and collaborative language arts teacher to join our Elementary General Studies 2nd & 3rd grade team. Essential duties include: (1) planning and preparation of materials, classroom instruction with an eye towards differentiated and progressive practices with ongoing student assessment and feedback; (2) guiding the curricular planning for lower elementary teams (K-3) (3) active, participation in curriculum development, pedagogy, and best practices. (4) leading meetings and professional development sessions for the Language Arts department


Successful candidates will possess a growth mindset, emotional intelligence, self-motivation, curiosity and openness to new ideas, excellent oral and written communication skills, and comfort in a school setting where children’s learning and experiences are central to educational decisions. 


Key Responsibilities 

  • Teach elementary language arts incorporating the structure of Teachers College Reading and Writing program, as well as skill-based curricula including Wilson’s Fundations and Hochman’s The Writing Revolution.
  • Collaborate with a team of teachers to create classroom systems, facilitate team meetings, and liaise with parents
  • Differentiate instruction for a diverse group of learners in a progressive setting
  • Design and deliver curriculum using backward design and guide the Language Arts team to do the same
  • Assess student learning and create evidence-based goals 


Qualifications 

  • Master’s Degree 
  • Training in Special Education and/or literacy preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of teaching experience 
  • Strong pedagogical skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Creative and dynamic educator 


Please send a resume and cover letter that outlines your experience and interest in joining the Luria community to: Dana Keil, Lower School Director of Teaching and Learning, dana@luria-academy.org


Elementary English Language Arts Teacher and Instructional Lead

For Fall 2021


We are seeking a passionate and collaborative language arts teacher to join our Elementary General Studies 2nd & 3rd grade team. Essential duties…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    August 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 1, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
Brooklyn, NY, USA

How to Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter that outlines your experience and interest in joining the Luria community to: Dana Keil, Lower School Director of Teaching and Learning, dana@luria-academy.org

Please send a resume and cover letter that outlines your experience and interest in joining the Luria community to: Dana Keil, Lower School Director of Teaching and Learning, dana…

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