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Math Teacher—Grades 6–8

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Math Teacher—Grades 6–8

Responsibilities:

·     Teach a class of about 20 students in the context of an integrated curriculum, possibly with a teaching partner

·     Teach an integrated mathematics curriculum to middle school students in a K–8 setting

·     Work to ensure academic excellence by fully knowing students and adapting curricula to meet their needs

·     Collaborate in the design and implementation of an integrated curriculum

·     Keep careful anecdotal and assessment records and use them to write accurate, comprehensive student reports

·     Act as an adviser to a group of middle school students

·     Commit to the academic and social mission of The School, which requires differentiation to meet the needs of a diversity community

·     Participate fully in the active and rich life of The School

·     Mentor a teacher in the Associate Teacher Program (if conditions and schedule allow)

·     Fulfill duties, responsibilities, and commitments as outlined in the Working at The School at Columbia University guidebook

·     Engage in ongoing communication with parents/guardians

Qualifications/Requirements:

·     B.A./B.S. degree in education, mathematics, or related field from an accredited college or university

·     At least two years of full-time teaching experience in K–8 public, parochial, or independent school beyond student teaching

·     At least three years of teaching algebra

·     Teaching experience at the middle school level and demonstrated knowledge of adolescents

·     Strong skills in developing mathematics curriculum, including problem-solving, number sense, and project-based learning, as well as experience integrating web-based technologies and applications

·     Strong verbal and written communication skills

·     Wide-ranging intellectual and educational interests

·     Commitment to equity and justice, including knowledge and skills related to cultural competencies

Preferred Qualifications:

·     Fluency in Spanish

·     Knowledge of latest research and thinking about mathematics education

·     Familiarity with new technologies

For more information, visit The School at Columbia University’s employment website at: www.theschool.columbia.edu/employment

All candidates must submit an official application via

Columbia University’s Human Resources – Academic Positions website:

  http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/4995

 

Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer/disability/veterans.

Math Teacher—Grades 6–8

Responsibilities:

·     Teach a class of about 20 students in the context of an integrated curriculum, possibly with a teaching partner

·     Teach an integrated mathematics curriculum to middle school students in a K–8 setting…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Location

New York, NY

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