|Job Title||High School Social Studies Teacher|
|Posting Date||January 15th, 2013|
ResponsibilitiesDevelop and teach highly engaging, academically rigorous curriculum and lessons, aligned with HVA standardsInspire students to hold themselves to a high standard of academics and characterEstablish and uphold classroom routines to ensure a focused, safe and caring environmentAnalyze assessment data and use it to inform your instructionCollaborate with colleagues to share best practices and ensure student mastery of standardsMaintain close relationships with families, including phone calls and conferencesContribute to the school community by leading a club, reading community, or athletic team
Minimum two years full-time classroom teaching experience, in your subject, at the high school level. Four or more years of teaching experience strongly preferred.Outstanding instructional skills, including the ability to motivate and challenge studentsVery strong demonstrated track record of student achievement in your past teachingDemonstrated ability to create and maintain a warm, strict, orderly environmentA strong sense of personal accountability for student achievementUnshakeable conviction that all students can learn at a high levelDesire to work with folks who are super smart, and also take themselves very seriously.