Middle School ELA / Humanities Teacher - School Year 22-23
Middle School Humanities Teachers at Capital City: * Plan and teach daily classes for two humanities blocks with strong emphasis on literacy development * Plan and teach a Reading Intensive with emphasis on literacy development * Utilize a workshop model to differentiate instruction and promote student engagement * Develop learning expeditions, curriculum, and projects * Regularly assess student progress and use data to plan for instruction * Meet and plan at least weekly with a grade-level team * Serve as an advisor to 10-14 students by leading a daily advisory, helping to develop the social curriculum, and supporting advisees through regular parent communication * Collaborate with staff and students to implement consistent structures * Involve students in fieldwork and service that deepens understanding and interest * Support students with completing portfolios and meeting necessary promotional requirements * Attend a summer institute and weekly professional development sessions * Complete narrative progress reports Please apply here: https://app.hirenimble.com/jobview/10133 Desired Qualifications: Capital City seeks to employ experienced, credentialed teachers. Ideal candidates have a Master's degree and 3+ years of full-time teaching experience. Minimum required qualifications: Bachelor's degree and at least one of the following: * A major in education or field of instruction or equivalent 30 semester hours of credit * District of Columbia teaching license in field of instruction * Two years of verifiable teaching experience as a teacher of record * One year as a support teacher at Capital City and enrollment in a teacher education or certification program Spanish speakers are desired. In addition to the above requirements, teachers must meet the requirements of all hires at Capital City including a criminal background check and a negative TB test. This position is subject to the DC Mayor's Order 2021-109, requiring all adults regularly in schools to be up-to-date on all vaccinations for Covid-19.