May 1, 2013
Job Title: 1.0 FTE STEM/Technology Education Teacher (Grades 7-12) beginning 2013-14
-Promote, support and model creative and innovative thinking and inventiveness
-Engage students in exploring real-world issues and solving authentic problems using digital tools and other resources
-Design, develop and evaluate learning experiences incorporating effective, contemporary tools and resources to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes identified in NY state and national standards
-Customize and personalize learning activities to address students' diverse learning styles, working strategies, and talents
-Enable all students to pursue individual interests and become active participants in setting their own educational goals and managing their own learning
-Exhibit STEM and ISTE knowledge, skills, and work processes representative of an innovative professional in a global and digital society
-Promote and model digital citizenship and responsibility
-Continuously improve professional practice, model lifelong learning, and exhibit school leadership by promoting and demonstrating the effective use of technological tools and resources.
Requirements- Eligibility for NY State Certification as a STEM and/or Technology Education Teacher
Benefits- Highly competitive salary and benefits per teacher contract, teacher housing on Fishers Island is available for lease
Start Dale- August 26, 2013 Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.
Location of Assignment-Fishers Island School, Fishers Island, New York. Our small class sizes and commitment to personalized instruction and the Schoolwide Enrichment Model enable teachers to create an environment in which students are highly motivated and actively engaged learners. Our faculty members access high-quality professional development opportunities through a strong partnership with the University of Connecticut.
Applications- Interested, qualified applicants should email a cover letter, resume, transcripts, certification, and 3 letters of reference to: Principal Karen Loiselle Goodwin at email@example.com.