Middlebury Interactive Languages
Bloomsburg, PA, United States
Customer Service, Chemistry, Education
Part-Time High School Physics/Chemistry
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K12 is a dynamic company on a mission to provide the most compelling, comprehensive, and effective K-12 education available. Our employees are a critical part of an organization that is providing powerful, new options for the way children can be educated. They have a passion for education and a drive to make a difference.
We pride ourselves on maintaining the highest level of integrity. We have the same high expectations for our employees as we do for the students who are in our programs. These are just a few of the values that make K12 a great place to work.
We are currently seeking a Part-time Physics and Chemistry teacher for our Keystone National Schools 6-12 program! The applicant must have a computer with the appropriate High Speed Internet access. This position is part time (20 – 25 hours a week depending on work load) The Teacher will teach courses following a proactive instructional methodology.
AS A PHYSICS/CHEMISTRY TEACHER, YOU WILL...
Provide motivating, timely, and constructive feedback for student assignments
Provide motivating comments and constructive feedback for each assessment item
Evaluate all subjective assessments (homework assignments as well as subjective exam components) and assign an appropriate grade to each within seventy-two hours of student submission
Communicate effectively with students and staff at different technology skill levels to support instruction and advance educational goals
Respond to all communication with students and staff questions and requests for help within twenty-four hours of receipt, regardless of the medium (email, phone call, etc.)
Manage and communicate effectively via the telephone or email
Demonstrate sufficient use of a Web browser and search engine to locate and evaluate technology-based educational sites that support the instruction. Demonstrate proficient distribution of websites
Work with other staff and faculty in a cooperative, professional atmosphere
Effectively review courses on an as-needed basis to ensure accurate and current content/assessments
Collaborate with staff, teachers and/or course writers on an as-needed basis in order to enhance the curriculum
Participate in faculty and department meetings, hardware, software and/or educational training sessions as scheduled.
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A Day in the Life
Are you driven by excellence to deliver instruction, support and guidance, manage the learning process, and focus on students’ individual needs? If selected, you will participate in a comprehensive new teacher training program for three weeks before the start of school. It is an opportunity to meet colleagues and learn the responsibilities required for delivering curriculum in an online environment. During this training you will also learn how to monitor student progress through K12’s learning management system, and to be a partner actively working with students and parents to advance each child’s learning.
MUST LIVE WITH COMMUTING DISTANCE OF BLOOMSBURG PA
Applicant must have a Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate and meet NCLB Highly Qualified requirements
Must be able to pass a criminal background check
3+ years teaching experience
Bachelor’s degree and/or professional experience in subject area
Appropriate state certification
Meets state’s NCLB’s Highly Qualified Teacher requirements
Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook
Experience in a customer service environment
Strong written/verbal communication skills
Experience working with the proposed age group
Experience supporting adults and children in the use of technology
An ability to learn new technology tools quickly (e.g., database and web-based tools)
An ability to support and guide adults as well as students
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Middlebury Interactive Languages
Website : http://www.middleburyinteractive.com/
Middlebury Interactive Languages is a new company forged from a powerful combination of Middlebury College and K12 Inc. Over the past century, Middlebury has developed a tradition of excellence in world language education through undergraduate and graduate programs, with locations in sixteen countries, focusing on ten languages. K12 Inc. leads the nation as the largest provider of proprietary curriculum and online education programs for K-12 students.