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Middle School Math Teacher

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Lowell School
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Published 23 days ago

Lowell School, a progressive independent school in NW Washington, DC, is seeking a Middle School math teacher.

Overview of Position

The Middle School Math Teacher is a full-time position that supports the progressive integration of STEM content and skills. The position is responsible for teaching 6th–8th-grade math, pre-algebra, and algebra. The position is also responsible for serving as an advisor for a group of Middle School students. Successful Lowell teachers are lifelong learners who are reflective about their practice, find ways to bring ‘real life’ into their classrooms, and seek professional development and leadership opportunities.

Required Qualifications

●     Candidates must have experience teaching middle school mathematics, including strong skills in teaching mathematical theory and analysis and creating dynamic classrooms with high educational standards.

●      Candidates’ pedagogy should be student-centered, and they should be comfortable differentiating instruction.

●     Candidates should have a passion for working with middle schoolers and be able to inspire students and teachers alike.

●      Candidates should be able to work collaboratively, have excellent communication skills, and be willing to work closely with families.

●      Candidates should be inspired by Lowell’s mission and have a commitment to social justice and equity, and cultural competence.

●     A master’s degree in education with a focus on mathematics and at least three years of successful experience as a teacher are preferred, but alternate pathways into the profession will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

●     Experience with curriculum development, curriculum integration, and assessment strategies. 

●     Experience with constructivist teaching/learning.

●     A collaborative spirit and a ready sense of humor.

If you wish to apply for the position, please send a cover letter, résumé, and three references to Kavan Yee, director of Middle School, at employment@lowellschool.org. Letters of recommendation are highly encouraged.

 Lowell School has a longstanding institutional commitment to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusivity. Lowell prohibits any discrimination or harassment based on a person's race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, past or present military service, or any other ground prohibited by federal, District of Columbia, or other applicable law. This policy covers all aspects of employment, including hiring, promotions, termination, pay, and the work environment.

Lowell School, a progressive independent school in NW Washington, DC, is seeking a Middle School math teacher.

Overview of Position

The Middle School Math Teacher is a full-time position that supports the progressive integration of STEM…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    August 30, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
1640 Kalmia Road NW, Washington, DC 20012, United States

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