Institute for Educational Advancement is seeking highly qualified content area specialists and teachers to instruct gifted students in K- 8th grades. Previous courses include: Programming with Python, Hacker Calculus, Rube Goldberg, Seeds of Science, Medieval Science and Machinery, Astronomy, Shark Tank, Biology of Me, and Math for Future Architects. We are currently recruiting instructors with expertise in the following areas:
- Earth Sciences
- Biological Sciences
- Environmental Studies
- Speech and Debate
Classes meet once per week during the school year (12-week sessions in fall and spring), and daily during each 2-week summer session.
Academy teachers are passionate about their subject specialism, life-long learners and willing to become an integral part of the IEA. Successful applicants will be expected to collaborate with the Program Coordinator to shape excellent course content and best-fit pedagogies for our unique students. Class sizes at Academy are small with an average ratio of 1:6, enabling us to deliver a content-rich, highly modified curriculum to each student. Applicants are not required to be credentialed teachers, but must have experience working with children through outreach, volunteering, coaching, tutoring or counseling. Preferred applicants are graduate level or PhD candidates.
Academy seeks to recruit passionate educators year-round and across all disciplines, including the sciences, arts and humanities. Suitable applicants may teach multiple courses. To apply, please email a resume and letter of interest with “Academy Instructor” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about IEA Academy, please visit us at https://educationaladvancement.org/programs/iea-academy/